Indian women are sold in retail shops for some thousands of dollar to interested buyers in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait, according to Sri Palle Raghunatha Reddy.

Reddy is a Minister in the Indian State Government of Andhra Pradesh and send a letter to the Indian Foreign Affairs Ministry on 24 May asking from the authorities to bring back the women in need.

“Women are being sold to the tune of 400,000 rupees ($6,000) in Saudi Arabia and between 100,000 ($1,500)...

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