Prostitution may be brothel-based or non-brothel based as in the case of call girls.
Prostitution is illegal in India, causing prostitutes to work underground.
Some estimates state that there are more than 6,000 brothel-based women and girls in prostitution in Kolkata.
The population of prostitutes in Sonagachi constitutes mainly of Nepalese, Indians and Bangladeshis.
Even in Durgapur which is nearby Asansol and 170 KM away from Kolkata there is also a small red light area named Kadaroad near to main gate DSP.
The total number of prostitutes in Kolkata is unknown.
Love it or hate it, you definitely won't forget the city on the Hooghly river bank.
Kolkata (Bangla:কলকাতা) (formerly Calcutta) is the capital of West Bengal and one of the largest urban agglomerations in India. Kolkata is an 'in your face' city that shocks and charms the unsuspecting visitor.
There are these guys called "service provider"s (SP), and you can try to contact them first and ask what kind of girls do they can offer.
Some sources estimate that are 30,000 Bangladeshi women in the brothels of Kolkata.
Finding sex workers or escorts in Kolkata is very different than many other parts of the world.
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