Is it a crime to have sex before marriage in India?
Yes, having sex before marriage without partner’s permission is a crime in India.
Having sex with permission of both parson is legal.
After scrapping section 377 gender based sexual limitation is removed.
According to Indian culture, having a relationship before marriage is not considered good. Marriage is a sacred bond. If someone has sex before marriage, then she is seen with a dirty look.
But before marriage, if the boy and girl have sex with their consent, then it is legal.