HT Initiative :- Reader is requested to report to authorities if they find any unlawful activities including minor girls or forced crimes, illelgal activities for saving the victims, quick rehab of the helpless victims as well as punishing the guilty. Reader can also send an email to us, The information will be shared with relavant authorities and identity of the informer will be kept secret.
Here we come to the most dangerous, notorious and, of course, the largest red light areas of Asia. Situated along the banks of the Ganges in North Kolkata, Shonagachi is one place in Kolkata with a very high crime rate. Well, within half an hour’s distance from here, you’ll get at Premchand Boral Lane or the Haarkata lane where still the baiji culture (or the tawaif) culture is prevalent. It is the oldest red light area in Asia and infamous for its offensive criminal activities.