A family fell on such hard times after a cyclone that when a man offered their daughter, 17, a job, they agreed. They later learned she was forced into the sex trade.
Could this be the newest dumb TikTok challenge in the making?
In a first, the law that prevents the gathering of more than four people in a public place is being used to shut down supporters of the controversial Citizenship Act.
He also said that if people are comfortable eating beef, they should eat dog meat too.
This is a historic moment for the community, which has long faced intolerance throughout India.
Thousands of women and children are sex-trafficked into Indian brothels every year. This is the story of one of them who managed to escape.
And it says a lot about the secret lives of working-class gay men in a small town post the decriminalisation of Section 377.