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February 4, 2013

Young LGBT people and straight allies speak on stage in Mumbai on Saturday to show their support for Pride, similar march in Hyderabad on Sunday

Mumbai was colored rainbow on Saturday for the fifth Queer Azaadi Mumbai pride march.

Two-thousand people marched for LGBT rights urging the Indian government not to overturn the 2009 Delhi High Court decision to decriminalize gay sex.

'Today we March ! Pride is here!' said one of the organizers Pallav Patankar on Facebook on Saturday.

'I march as a queer citizen of the world's largest democracy to let people know that even I exist!'