Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. B Road is the biggest red light district in Delhi housing nearly 3, female sex workers. B Road full name Garstin Bastion Road is the biggest red light district in Delhi housing more than 3, women in prostitution. I met an auto rickshaw wallah, driver of an auto rickshaw, at the New Delhi train station.
When I asked him to take a ride to G. B Road, he refused saying, "It's not a place for foreigners. Whenever I asked passengers for directions, they looked at me oddly as if thinking, 'Why on earth are you going there? B Road, the biggest red light district in New Delhi. Located in the center of New Delhi, the G.
It is lined with four or five-story buildings that are about to collapse. Between the second and third floors, there were women looking out the windows with iron bars. A girl who looked less than 20 years old and an old woman who looked over 70 were looking at people passing by. If you go up the stairs, you are able to meet women. After watching for a while, they resumed their walk. What caught their eyes were a number of women in the stairs. An elderly woman in heavy makeup was calling people passing.
And a young girl was next to the old woman as well. To ask cooperation for news coverage, I headed to a nearby police station. Bhopal Singh, 52, is a police officer who was dispatched to G. Road Police Station six months ago. He said, "This is probably the most dangerous area in Delhi.
Perhaps more dangerous than the border. There are dozens of assaults a day. Most of victims are women. There are several number of assaults against foreigners. With the help of the police, I went to brothels no. The police officer gave me his mobile number in case for emergency and told me he would wait outside. As I climbed narrow stairs, I smelled a mixture of moldy odor and makeup smell. When the dark stairs was over, I was able to see women dressed in sari and men haggling over the price.
I saw more women as I walked in. She decided to leave Nepal after hearing that she could make a lot of money in India. She said, "I came here when I was Every day is like hell. But there is nothing I can do if I go back to my hometown. She said, "My father sold me to a broker when I was 2. I hate my father. She said, "I want to go back to Nepal, but I will be hit to death if I get caught.
There are many people I know who became disabled after being assaulted. She said, "I don't remember because I came here when I was very young. I still don't understand why my father sold me. Most of them were either sold by their family or deceived by brokers. She said, "There is no hope here.
Those who live here have given up everything. Shyam Mohan, a year-old man who lives in Madhya Pradesh, said he made a visit with his friends.
He said, "There is no men in India who doesn't know about this place. I came here with my friends. I won't come again in the future. He said that there are more young girls and that I should go with him. I followed the man to the third floor. There were girls that looked like preteens.
When I tried to interview them, the man asked for money. He threatened me, saying, "If you want to interview them, you have to give me money. You won't leave her until you give money.
But the little girls did not come out. Nearly 3, women work in these old buildings that are about to collapse. In , there were around 2. Although the government said it would restore its budget, the criticism continues.