Trafficking is not just an issue that happens to people in other countries the united states is a source and transit country, and is also considered one of the top destination points for victims of child trafficking and exploitation. India should consider itself lucky not find mention in the list of tier-3 countries given the fact that india is a major point for sourcing, destination and trafficking of women and children. Of trafficking in persons'' means sex trafficking in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age or the recruitment, harboring.
Chennai, india, sept 5 (thomson reuters foundation) — sex trafficking survivors in india are making audio recordings about their experiences to be used in a social media campaign, which organisers hope will reduce discrimination that follows them even after they escape the trade of an estimated. Child sex ratio and girls trafficking in india illegal trafficking of women is a result of their disadvantageous position in the society that is often reflected in increasing preference for son and neglect for daughters. End trafficking in india and the worldwide epidemic in human suffering caused by this crime will be greatly reduced each year millions of women and children are trafficked in india which, according to the us state department, is a source, destination and transit country for men women and children subjected to forced labour and sex.
According to the gsi, india, china, pakistan, indonesia, bangladesh, and thailand are in the top 10 countries with the highest number of trafficking victims in the world. In 2013, the number of human trafficking cases registered in india was 669 8 the united nations office on drugs and crime states in 2012, 528 human trafficking cases were reported from tamil nadu. I was very scared and did what they asked me to do, anima, a victim of human trafficking who was forced into prostitution in india she's one of 860,000 female sex workers in india.
Numbers released by the national human trafficking resource center suggest that also holds true in the us, where more than 4,000 cases of sex trafficking were reported. Human trafficking in india human trafficking, for labor and sex work, is rampant in south asia in march the indian parliament passed a bill making sex trafficking a criminal offense. Sex trafficking of young boys feeds the high demand for child pornography in the [us], more than half of which features boys rather than girls 24 in addi- tion to child pornography, the rising demand for discounted labor combined.
Human trafficking is the obtaining or maintaining of another person in a condition of compelled labor or service through means of force, fraud, or coercion. Human trafficking rescue program every day more than 54 young girls and women are trafficked out of nepal and into india to enter a life of slavery. A 2003 study in india found that, on average, a single sex slave earned her pimp at least 250,000 rupees a year although human trafficking is often a hidden crime and accurate statistics are difficult to obtain, researchers estimate that more than 80% of trafficking victims are female. In the western part of india's capital city, new delhi, more than 5,000 domestic worker placement agencies operate out of a nondescript neighborhood called shakurpur basti for years, the agencies have flourished by indulging in the business of trafficking minor girls and selling them as domestic slaves in the cities.
In 1956, india initiated the immoral traffic (prevention) act, which persecutes the third parties involved in trafficking these activities included running brothels, living on earnings from sex work, capturing and imprisoning people into prostitution, etc. Girls and women are the primary targets of immoral trafficking in india, comprising 76 percent of all human trafficking cases nationwide over a decade, reveals ncrb as many as 8,099 people were reported to be trafficked across india in 2014. Human trafficking is trading humans mostly for the purpose of forced labour, bonded labour, sexual slavery, commercial sexual exploitation or extraction of organs.