I think prostitution legality in India has quite contrary views one would
say that it should be illegal, there is bad influence, morals of society this
has dreadful effect on youth's mind.
Can we really illegalize prostitution in India?
My answer is No a big No because you can not impose your will on people and tell
them what to do or what not to? We are hushed when these topics are discussed,
we are told not to be vocal about them.
Prostitution can not be awful or good as perspective. It can not be awful
because the survival demands the sacrifices and those sacrifices can be anything
it can be your time in office, same way prostitution is profession and there can
be a back story behind any participation in this profession.
There are the stories that are certain reason when someone become a prostitutes.
The sole earners and breed winners are the one who go extra length to perform
the certain inherit duties and responsibilities . It can be threat to society to
these who is working in this.
You would sell every ounce of gold of body if you are dying for thirst and
somebody offers you water! Why? For your survival.
Mostly these men/women are not educated enough to get the job, they have
inherited from families they are even looked down when they try to mend their
ways and work outside because these unskilled people has so and so working as
It is quite debatable to say that they could have come out but do you think it
is that easy?
It becomes more odious when there is other side to it when someone is forced
into prostitution (as an individual everyone has right to decide what happens to
These people disguise as helpers forced women and girls into sex work,
brainwashing, harassing, torturing, should stop their consent should value and
they shouldn’t be tricked into thinking that this is only way out.
It can be defined as sexual exploitation or the mishandled in exchange of money.
The Indian Penal Code also deals with prostitution as kidnapping for tempting
anyone into sex, their importation and trade to overseas. (In child).
The case of The State Of Uttar Pradesh Vs Kaushayal.
In this case there
were plenty of women to be withdrawn from city to maintain decency
of the city of Kanpur. The High Court of Allahabad to soothe Section 20 cut the fundamental
right of the respondent under Article 14 and Sub Clause (d) and (e) of Article
19 (1) of the Constitution.
The act was held to be constitutionally valid as there was an intelligible
difference between a prostitute and person causing disturbance.
The act is also in argument with object sought to be attain maintaining order
and decorum in society.
This act dims at oppression of prostitution in women and girls and achieved a
public purpose wiz to rescuing these women and girls to become the decent
members of society.
This act seeks criminalise the act amount the prostitution mentioned above and
authorises the cops to remove them, to close brothels, and move them to
institutions that may reform them. It gives power to central government to
publish a special court for them.
This also become the main provision of Immoral Traffic Prevention Act 1956.
There are many acts which under the protection of prostitutes and sex workers
sometimes they are brutally harmed assaulted or murder in such cases the
government state that the prostitution as profession is for living a life what
for any pleasure.
The State and Government provide them rehabilitation centre for their mental
well being but also vocational skills such as sewing etc. So they can make their
These acts also maintained the protection and security through license are for
protection of their house. They are humans and laws prevent exploitation of
Immoral Traffic Prevention Act, 1956 declares certain acts can be illegal. These
acts includes a solicitation for prostitution , managing a brothel living an
earning on sex worker's money, forcing her in prostitution, seducing a person
under custody and carrying out prostitution within 200 metres any public place.
Indian law also has laws against the forced prostitution young children or
teenager are compelled into sex work due to numerous factors. Indian Penal Code
1860 penalised child prostitution selling and buying for prostitutes.
The explanation to these section indicate only the trade of minor girls and not
The topic is a prohibited to be talked in India. However it becomes huge taboo
of Indian society it also comes with problems such as institution of marriage,
STD's, abduction of girl children and even isolation from society, physical and
mental trauma etc.
There are 38,000 sex workers in Delhi. The other metropolitan cities such as
Mumbai is for no better.
The abolition of prostitution is certainly not possible through it can be
described to be illegal , it is still continued. This could be due to lack of
prostitution could be adopted since abolition appears to be daydream.
The age of prostitutes , database on adequate remuneration and medical
facilities to the prostitutes can acquire some right such as the right to
medical care, the right to education of sex racquet operation , hidden and
street prostitution, abuse of prostitute etc.
There are prostitutes who lost livelihood, or those who were forced into
prostitution but do not want that lifestyle anymore. Government can import
training and basic they can earn money and live a lifestyle.
It sometimes can be uninterrupted as promulgation of prostitution. This could
have the easy way for easy money for the prostitution.
This becomes more regulated the industry see it legitimised and that is least
government can do address the issue.
It has to be address by the government as soon as possible. The prostitution is
to be legal to be practical and easy going as it us impossible to be thrown out
from country. It is dreadful and act as the catalyst be the government. The
gender biasness towards male prostitution is still unheard by the government and
requires the same amount kf recognised as same women industry does.
It is though against the low to run the prostitution website in India will be
considered offensive under Prevention of Immoral Act 1956.
In the motion of the legalising prostitution.
In the motion of criminalization of prostitution
- It is made to be earning for sex workers.
- They get labour rights.
- They can call the cops when they are in danger.
- The trade can be regular.
- They will have regard/ respect in society.
- The young girls/ women (minor) are not got involved.
- Regular doctors check in so no STD's.
- There would be no forced prostitution so whenever there is a consent she
- The rapes and trafficking are kept in check.
- The sex work can be considered as profession.
- Taxes will be collected instead of bribes.
- Economy Empowerment.
- In decline the trafficking.
- No more violent sex.
- No more domination over females.
- The reducing of minors in such activities
- How payment.
- The no long term effects on sex workers.
- Declines in STD's.
In the end of analysis it can be informed issues of criminalizing,
decriminalizing, and proper sanction of laws to work.
There are also negative as well as positive effects. There should be proper
administration regarding prostitution there should be avoidance of exploitation
The bribe will kept check on. It also insures the safety and health precautions.