Right to privacy also includes person's spiritual orientation: Madras High Court

The Court said that Angapradakshinam - the religious practice of rolling on the ground - would be protected by Article 19(1)(d), which guarantees the right to move freely throughout India.
Madras High Court, Madurai Bench
Madras High Court, Madurai Bench

The Madras High Court has held that if the right to privacy includes within its scope a citizen’s sexual and gender orientation, it must also include their spiritual orientation [P Naveen Kumar v. The District Collector, Karur & Others].

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