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Pride Month 2024: LGBTQ-Friendly Spaces In Kolkata

From pop-up events to cafes and karaoke nights at popular establishments, these are the spaces in Kolkata that nurture and support the LGBTQ community

Queer-friendly spaces are a boon for the community Photo: Shutterstock
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In recent years, there has been a growing recognition of the importance of inclusivity and authenticity, leading to a rapid rise in the number of queer-friendly spaces worldwide. In Kolkata, several such spaces have emerged and evolved over time. Presently, the city is home to a handful of venues dedicated to embracing and celebrating the LGBTQIA community. Here's a list.