It sits on the edge of Varanasi city and is known for the cheap brothels being run from homes in the village.
The area also has a small beedi roling industry that is run by women.
In the ’80s, gangsters like Haji Mastan and Dawood Ibrahim frequently visited Kamathipuram.
Indian sex workers are by and large in the business due to situations beyond their control.
India also lays claim to having some of the world’s largest red light districts, quite a few of them in fact. With the regrettable title of Asia’s largest red light area, Sonagachi is a world in itself. Watch the Oscar winning documentary, Source: news18 India’s second largest red light district houses a staggering number of sex workers, most of whom live in squalor.
But those who want to find fault with Gandhi say that when looked at it from the woman’s angle, sleeping with him for an experiment of this nature could be a psychological disaster for her.
Nehru was connected with several affairs, but the most published was the connection he had with Lord Mountbatten’s wife.
I have done research earlier on Tamil Nadu politics and I came across one or two cases of multi-love by its chief ministers.
After this latest incident I went back to them, and also searched the Internet on the subject. JL case gives the appearance that politicians are saints and they behave like sex-priests.
It is rarely that one finds a person like health minister Maithreepala Sirisena who said that his wife worship him each day he leaves his home, and he in turn wishes that in her next birth she would be born as a male.
Otherwise, look at MPs of Sri Lanka parliament or even PC or PS members.
Therefore, politicians having excesses is to be expected, but the double game is what is dangerous.