Participants gather for the 5th Delhi Queer Pride parade in New Delhi, India-AP

Participants gather for the 5th Delhi Queer Pride parade in New Delhi, India-AP

Participants gather for the 5th Delhi Queer Pride parade in New Delhi, India-AP

Lately, I have been feeling that I am part of a dwindling minority that has the ability to differentiate between colours since most people in my city, Mumbai, seem rather deficient in this regard.

Nineteen-year-old Naina was made to take the place of her mother who had died of tuberculosis in 2004.