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The plight of Badi women in Nepal Part 2

The plight of Badi women in Nepal Part 2
 
Reuters/Navesh Chitrakar

In the second of a five-part series that will run over the week, RFI takes a look at aspects of life in Nepal which don't normally make the headlines. Badi women are born into a life of prostitution. Abject poverty and discrimination because of their low caste forces young girls to work as sex workers, aided and abetted by their own mothers.


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