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Kalighat is a red-light district in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. It is one of the oldest and largest in the city. The name Kalighat is derived from Kali, the goddess of destruction. The area around the temple is also a crowded market for flowers, birds and other offerings for worship at the Kali temple. Women solicit customers for sex near the temple complex. There are an estimated 1,000 to 2,000 prostitutes working in the area. HIV/AIDS is prevalent among the prostitutes. Prostitution in India is legal only if it is carried out in private residences. However, soliciting or public display of sex workers is prohibited by law. Kalighat has been a notorious place for prostitution since the early 19th century. The British colonial government passed several laws to control Escort Service In Kalighat and other parts of India. However, these laws were not effective and prostitution continued to flourish in Kalighat and other parts of Kolkata. In recent years, there have been efforts to clean up Kalighat and reduce prostitution. The government has demolition several buildings that were being used as brothels and relocated the sex workers to rehabilitation centers. There has also been an increase in police patrols in the area. However, prostitution continues to be a problem in Kalighat and other red-light districts in Kolkata


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