The sex worker will be given 30 kg of rice and Tk 2,000 in cash
The government has announced that all sex villages will be closed to control the spread of coronavirus worldwide.
This instruction will remain in effect till the next 31st. However, sex workers will get government assistance till the stipulated time. Dhaka Divisional Commissioner Mostafizur Rahman has said that each sex worker will be given 30 kg of rice and Tk 2,000 in cash to earn a living.
According to the Dhaka Divisional Office, there are a total of three sex villages in Dhaka district.
There are a total of 2,600 sex workers. Each of them will get government support. Goalanda Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Ashikur Rahman said Goalanda is the largest sex village in the country. There are 1200 sex workers. It was declared closed on Friday evening