Saurabh Kirpal is a renowned Indian lawyer and LGBTQ activist, know about his father and mother

Find out more about his career, background, and much more.

A video of a man dancing to a Bollywood song has been circulating on social media, with users claiming that the person in the video is Saurabh Kirpal, a senior advocate and LGBTQIA+ activist.

But, the fact-checking website BOOM has discovered that the man in the video is actually Damandeep Singh Chaudhary, the head of a talent agency and a digital content creator who frequently uploads dancing videos on Instagram.

Those who shared the video, in which Chaudhary is seen dancing to the song “Sajna: Say Yes to the Dress” by Badshah and Payal Dev, have mistenly named Kirpal. The posts have been accompanied by tasteless comments, with some suggesting that Kirpal’s potential appointment as Chief Justice of India (CJI) is the reason for the Supreme Court’s focus on the same-sex marriage case.

Lawyer Saurabh Kirpal: Biography, age, family, father, partner, wife, education, career

Since then, Saurabh Kirpal has become a popular topic of discussion, with many people trying to find out more about him. So, here’s what we know about him:

Who is Saurabh Kirpal?

Saurabh Kirpal is a well-known Indian lawyer, author, and LGBTQ rights activist. He has been in the news because internet users wrongfully attributed him to a viral video of a man dancing to a Bollywood song.

He was born on April 18, 1972, in Delhi. His father’s name is Bhupinder Nath Kirpal, a former Chief Justice of India, and his mother’s name is Aruna Kirpal. He also has two siblings.

After completing his schooling, Saurabh Kirpal graduated in Physi majors from St. Stephen’s College. Later, he attended the University of Oxford, England where he earned an undergraduate degree in law. Subsequently, he also did a master of laws degree, but at the University of Cambridge.

He is unmarried and identifies himself as gay. He has been in a long-term relationship with Nicolas Germain Bachmann, a Swiss human rights activist. He is currently 50 years old.

His career

Saurabh Kirpal worked briefly for the United Nations in Geneva after receiving his degree, but he returned to India in the 1990s and practiced law at the Supreme Court of India for more than two decades.

He gained expertise in civil, business, and constitutional law throughout his two decades on the Supreme Court. Mukul Rohatgi, a prominent Supreme Court attorney and former attorney general, received assistance from him as well.

In 2017, the Delhi High Court Collegium unanimously recommended him for appointment as the Delhi High Court’s permanent judge. After receiving the full endorsement of all 31 judges in the Delhi High Court, he was appointed as a senior advocate in March 2021.


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