Indian girl says mother forced her into prostitution

Published: March 7, 2014

File photo: An Indian sex worker (L) speaks on a phone as another sits by a window in the red light district in Mumbai on August 23, 2010. PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images

VANCOUVER DESI

A 13-year-old Indian girl has accused her mother of forcing her into the sex trade, according to Indian news publication the Times of India.

The young girl fled her home with her grandmother and approached New Delhi police on Tuesday.

According to the Times of India, the complaint filed by the girl alleges her mother sent her to three undisclosed places where she was forced to perform oral sex. The complaint further claimed she was beaten and starved if she objected.

Indian police are investigating.


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