India, watching or possessing pornographic materials is legal, although the distribution of such materials is illegal. Likewise, the publication or production of X-rated materials is illegal. [1 ]
Internet [ edit ]
There are many legal and illegal Indian pornographic website such as
Savita Bhabhi published by Deshmukh. Savita Bhabhi is a manga-like erotic cartoon strip about the adventures of a bored housewife neglected by her husband.
Information Technology Act, Chapter XI Paragraph 67, the Government of India clearly specifies online pornography as a punishable offense. The Indian Penal Code, 1860 section 293 also specifies, in clear terms, the law against sale of obscene objects to minors.
Porn stars [ edit ]
Some noted softcore
pornographic actresses are Silk Smitha, Shakeela, Sherlyn Chopra. There are many nude models who have appeared in videos and adult magazines like Debonair.
Many hardcore porn actresses of Indian origin including
Sunny Leone, Priya Anjali Rai and Angela Devi have also appeared in international hardcore porn films.
Legality [ edit ]
The law as it pertains to pornography or "
obscenity" is laid down in Sec.292 of the Indian Penal Code, which came about by Act 36 of 1969: [2 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Rajak, Brajesh (2011) . Pornography Laws: XXX Must not be Tolerated (Paperback ed.). Delhi: Universal Law co. p. 61. ISBN 978-81-7534-999-5.
^ "The Indian Penal Code". World Intellectual Property Organization. World Intellectual Property Organization . Retrieved 10 November 2013.
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