Cheena Kapoor

Cheena Kapoor is a Delhi-based independent journalist and photographer focusing on health, environmental and social issues. Her work has been published by The Guardian, The Telegraph, Reuters, the BBC and Al Jazeera, among many others. Her long-term project "forgotten daughters" about abandoned women in Indian mental asylums has been widely published and exhibited across Europe. Follow Cheena on Twitter @cheenakapoor

India’s Retired Sex Workers Get a Second Act

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In May, India’s Supreme Court ruled that sex work is a legitimate profession. Now, its older practitioners are finding ways to start their life anew.

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