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'Get Out, We've Had Enough,' Residents of Mumbai's Kamathipura Tell Sex Workers

'Get Out, We've Had Enough,' Residents of Mumbai's Kamathipura...

They are demanding that all commercial sex activity be confined to one lane, citing the stigma attached to their lives lived in the notorious address. Sex workers however have expressed helplessness, even as activists claim the move would only open up the ... NDTV, 1 month ago

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Mumbai Mirror

Space for sex workers shrinks in Kamath... Space for sex workers shrinks in Kamathipura

Police take heed of locals' complaints, restrict prostitution to only one lane. The Mumbai police have decided to restrict sex workers to only Lane No 11 of Kamathipura. The move comes weeks after nearly 2,000 residents of one of the country's ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 month ago Mumbai sex workers' daughters get support from US, none from India  Mid Day2 months ago

New York City - Next Stop For Play by Mumbai Sex Workers' Children 'Lal Batti Express'

A group of 13 girls from Mumbai's largest red-light area, Kamathipura, will undertake a five city tour to the US beginning May 12 to perform a play, titled Lal Batti Express. The girls are daughters of sex-workers, are from Kranti, a Non-governmental ...
 NDTV1 month ago Kilos of Gold Strewn Under Debris of Mumbai Building That Collapsed  9ija News.com1 month ago

Holy cow? Not for this shed owner

The 40 cows this newspaper had recently reported to be kept in a deplorable condition in a cowshed at Kamathipura continue to suffer even after 48 hours of the warning given to the owner by the police. More than four cows have been diagnosed with a tumour in ...
 Asian Age1 day ago

Over 40 cows rescued from Kamathipura

More than 40 cows were rescued by an animal welfare group, Birdhelpline, and the police after residents complained about the deplorable condition they were being kept in at a cowshed in Kamathipura. The cows were housed in a cramped 500 square metre area ...
 Asian Age3 days ago
Mid Day

Sex work and the city

People are always saying it's about location, location, location. Right now some residents of Kamathipura are saying it. These gents (at least only the gents contingent was visible in newspaper reports) have written a letter to the Chief Minister ...
 Mid Day1 month ago
Al Jazeera

Inside Sonagachi, Asia's largest red-light district

Sonagachi, India - The entrance to one of Asia's largest red-light districts is filled with hordes of young men washing themselves at water taps on the roadside. They stare as 39-year-old Geetha Das, sporting kohl-lined eyes, strides by ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News1 day ago

Places in India where prostitution is the main source of income

Although India is one of the fastest growing developing country today, but still, there are some dark corners in this country, that are lagging behind, with the present time. They are alienated from the modern world and the lack of education is ...
 Oneindia1 week ago

Homeless in Mumbai

Provided by Indian Express Homeless families sleep under the Chembur flyover at Amar Mahal Naka in Mumbai. (Source: Express Photo by Vasant Prabhu) Part I: Jamli Pawar doesn't remember her age. It could be 16 or 18 years, she says. Despite the ...
 MSN News US3 weeks ago Homeless people in Mumbai: When the sky is the roof  Indian Express3 weeks ago

Teens Born in Brothel Get A Fresh Start

This is not your typical Bollywood love story. The village girl falls in love with a local boy. They get married, and he whisks her away to Mumbai, India's city of dreams. But in this story, the bride is 10 years old. And her husband betrays ...
 NBCNews.com4 weeks ago
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