Asif Quraishi
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'I wouldn't succumb to pressure'

How difficult is it to be gay when homosexuality is seen as a taboo?

Katie Razzall reports for BBC Newsnight on the gay south Asian men pressured by their families into marrying women.

Here she speaks to openly gay Asif Quraishi, who performs as a drag queen. He explains why he didn't succumb to pressure to marry a woman.

  • 12 Dec 2014
  • From the section UK
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