Thousands of protesters in Switzerland call for legalisation of same-sex marriage

Thousands of demonstrators protested in Switzerland on Saturday for the legalisation of same-sex marriage in the Alpine country.The protests came ahead of a national referendum on September 26 on the legalisation of gay marriage, which has already been introduced in many other European countries including Germany, Austria, France and the Netherlands.Public broadcaster SRF reported that tens of thousands took part in the Zurich Pride parade which had the slogan “You can do it. Marriage for…