Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of less than 10 years
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.
Have you been denied medical treatment in SRI LANKA because of your sexual orientation?
Yes, the doctor told me I couldn’t be treated because of my sexual orientation
Yes, but without explanation
The current Penal Code in Sri Lanka, section 365 and 365A are relicts of Colonial rule. Enacted in 1886, the two sections that have been used to criminalise homosexuality in Sri Lanka. Human rights and LGBTIQ rights activists nd advocates are enjoince to sign a petition to decriminalise homosexuality in Sri Lanka. Read the on-line petition below. >>>