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India's first same-sex marriage advert

In what's believed to be the first ever gay matrimonial advertisement in India, a mother has placed an advert in a Mumbai-based newspaper seeking a husband for her son. Padma Iyer's notice seeks a "well-placed, vegetarian, animal-loving groom" for her son Harish, a gay rights activist. Harish Iyer told us more.

(Picture: Harish Iyer with his mother Padma / Credit: Harish Iyer)

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