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About Mayur Suresh

Mayur Suresh is a doctoral candidate at  Birkbeck's School of Law, University of London and practiced law in Delhi for several years.

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Policing public sexuality: queerness, intimacy, protection and violence

Excluded from police protection, subjected to intimate scrutiny of one's public sexuality, and regularly victim of police violence, for LGBTQ people in India police presence routinely signals danger. The queer rights movement has developed intertwined with this reality of intimate police violence.

Content warning: this article contains description of rape and sexual violence.

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