Photos: Promised jobs, Northeast women face identity theft and trafficking
Updated: Mar 13, 2018 13:36 IST
Girls from Manipur and Mizoram are being lured by agents to work in Southeast Asian countries. Transiting through Myanmar, all proof of their Indian identities is taken away as they're moved across the border, leaving their families with no possibility to trace them and making returning home difficult. Despite this, the majority of cases continue to go unreported in despair or under stigma.