Pimpri, 16th December 2021: The third Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Pride Walk in Pimpri Chinchwad will be organised on December 19, informed Anil Ukarande, founder of YUTAK.
The walk will start at 4 pm from Linear Garden near Kokane chowk, Pimple Saudagar.
Route: Starts from Linear Garden takes a right turn and proceeds to Kokane chowk circle then takes left towards Shivar Chowk circle then turns left from Shivar Chowk on to Kunal Icon road then onwards to Podar Jumbo kids School takes U-turn towards Shivar Chowk then proceeds to Kokane chowk circle via Wakad-Bhosari road take right from Kokane Chowk circle and the pride walk will end in the Linear Garden at 6 pm.
“The objective of the LGBTIQA+ Pride Walk is to showcase our existence in the society, to raise awareness for the Transgender Persons Rights Protection Act 2019. We want to express our gratitude to the Supreme Court judges for their unanimous judgment in reading down IPC377 in 2018”, said Ukarande, who is working with a transgender health clinic as a community coordinator.
The Pride walk is funded by the LGBTIQ community itself.