Akanksha eventually paid up when the woman threatened to tell her family about her sexual orientation. Websites and groups such as Gay Bombay, Salvation, and Gaysie Family are amongst the top online resources involved in both organizing and promoting queer friendly events, as these remain some of the few "legal" ways for the gay community to interact with each other in the open. Learn how your comment data is processed. What's more, "I often get calls from people asking me if these events are safe, or if there is a chance they'd be attacked," he says. Unsurprisingly, it was poorly received by India's LGBTQ community, as well as large numbers of the country's young heterosexual people. Members who are knowledgeable about this destination and volunteer their time to answer travelers' questions. Do check out their website for updates.
With the recent Supreme court order Gay community has started expressing their affections and feelings publicly.
The Oberoi, Mumbai. Gay Bombay: Modern Hotel.
If we were able to swing that, and convince [the older generations] to be accepting, that would change things drastically.