Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, however, said the legislation will take time as there is no consensus.
- Homosexuality ruling: Govt hints at legislative route
- 20:26 HRS IST
- New Delhi: Amid an uproar over Supreme Court ruling that gay sex is illegal, the government today hinted at taking legislative route to address the issue but made it clear that any such action will take time. "It is the prerogative of the Supreme Court under the Constitution to test the constitutionality of a law.... We have the prerogative to make laws. We shall exercise our prerogative," Law Minister Kapil Sibal told reporters here.