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Bangladeshi prostitutes living in hiding after brothel was burned down by mob
Asian Age Online. The Asian Age no longer supports Internet Explorer 9 or earlier. Please upgrade your browser. Home Featured. The arrest of an Indian couple in the US who allegedly ran a prostitution ring by luring female actresses from India has shone a spotlight on casting couch allegations surrounding the southern Telugu-language film industry.
By Sara Malm for MailOnline. There were hundreds of them living in the brothel, and when the men came they could do nothing but run. The mob cut off the electricity and gave the sex workers two hours to vacate or they would burn to death. Now, months later, many of the Kandapara prostitutes have moved to other brothels, while others have had no choice but to remain in Tangail, where they live in hiding, under constant threat from local residents. Although many still take clients in secret, four former Kandapara girls have been killed since the July eviction, and the women who remain fear for their safety without the protection of the brothel.