Mumbai pride parade: LGBTQ flags fly high with demands for equal rights

 Mumbai pride parade: LGBTQ flags fly high with demands for equal rights

Mumbai hosted its 9th Queer Azaadi March on Saturday at August Kranti Marg. Photo courtesy: Sakshi Parikh

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Over 9,000 people attended the event and marched the Pride Parade. Photo courtesy: Sakshi Parikh

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The theme for Mumbai Pride this year was #ItGetsBehtar, as an urge to the government to scrap Section 377 and give the community their rights. Photo courtesy: Sakshi Parikh

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Thousands of them danced through the parade and carried slogans supporting the cause of equality. Photo courtesy: Sakshi Parikh

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One could see the LGBTQ rainbow coloured flags fly high, through the 4 kilometre walk. Photo courtesy: Sakshi Parikh

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Dancing its way through the Pride Parade were different communities such as trans and queer, gay, lesbian, bisexual and heterosexual. Photo courtsey: Sakshi Parikh

Updated Date: Jan 30, 2017 16:47:25 IST