Daily Archive: April 8, 2018

Prostitution highly engaged in Kerala: Study

Growth of Prostitution in Kerala has turned hi-tech with business transactions being carried out via smart phones and apps, according to a new study. The findings were revealed in a study conducted by the Kerala State Aids Control Society (KSACS) along with NGOs. It said that most of those involved in this profession solicit business through WhatsApp and coordinate on the meeting places. In Kerala; there are currently 15,802 women and 11,707 male prostitutes.

Speaking to IANS, KSACS Project Director R. Ramesh said that these numbers were of the one who are registered. “We constantly engage in working among these people and give them regular medical checkup for the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases,” he said.

Former BSF DG Rammohan passes away

New Delhi, Apr 8  Former BSF director general (DG) E N Rammohan today passed away here.

He was 77.

Family sources said Rammohan breathed his last early morning today in the AIIMS.

He was admitted there about ten days back after he met with an accident at his home and suffered a fracture in his ribs. Rammohan was also suffering from prostrate cancer.

The cremation would take place today at the Lodhi road crematorium here, they said.

BSF chief K K Sharma said the former chief’s death was a big loss for the country’s largest border guarding force.

Source: PTI