More on treating homosexuality as a sickness: Homosexuality is punishable in India

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7450.1261-b (Published 20 May 2004)
Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:1261.3

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  1. Vikas Dhikav, resident (vikasdhikav@hotmail.com)
  1. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India

    EDITOR—Twisselmann summarised the debate on bmj.com about treating homosexuality as a sickness.1 The differing views of doctors and society about homosexuality are well known; in India both society and doctors seem to share the same perceptions, which is worrying because of their strength and the repercussions on the homosexual …

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