This is the story of Priya Mitra (name changed), a child from the notorious red-light area of Falkland Road in Mumbai. The story traces her and her mother Neelam’s journey, from the heart of darkness to a world where Priya now guards her rights, exercises choices, and enjoys dignity.
Understanding a social crime like human trafficking is complex. Lack of clarity might often lead to confusion with other crimes of a similar nature like human smuggling or illegal migration. However on closer analysis, one might be able to draw a better understanding of these issues. This is the story of a young girl, Ritu Patel (name changed) who was rescued by the Police, assuming it to be a case of trafficking but over a period of time, new facts came to light.