- In the introduction briefly explain current context – highlight the case before Kerala high court.
- In the body discuss the features of Special Marriage Act first. Explain in what way it discriminates against same sex couples who want to formalize their relationship through marriage. Analyse the aspects of the rights of same-sex couples. Discuss the social purpose of marriage in general and in what way Indian society is yet to re-look at the old and outdated practices. Suggest measures that need to be taken to make marriage more inclusive in the country.
- Conclude that it’s high time for our society to put an end to the homophobic tradition and make marriage, as an institution, as a legal concept, more accessible and egalitarian, less arbitrary and