Udita

Udita

UDITA’S STORY “We talked about our future. We said we would get married, run off to India, have a big family, and be happy forever. Little did I know…” THE PROMISE OF LOVE Udita came from a childhood of poverty where her father worked two jobs to...
Radhika

Radhika

RADHIKA’S STORY AN ALMOST LOVE STORY Everything seemed to start innocently… with phone calls from a wrong number. Looking back, however, Radhika thought the calls were odd and now wishes she had simply ignored them. A BUDDING ROMANCE By the age of 18, Radhika...
Rekha

Rekha

REKHA’S STORY A whirlwind romance took a turn for the worse, and it all started on Facebook.  A MYSTERIOUS FRIEND REQUEST Rekha was raised in a supportive family — one that empowered her to continue her schooling into college. Even with this support, Rekha was...
Devina

Devina

DEVINA’S STORY  A LONG JOURNEY The heat of the sun made it hard to breathe, as Devina wiped the sweat off of her forehead. She had been riding on a cramped and uncomfortable bus for nearly five hours when it finally stopped for a break. Devina leaned her head...
Ananya

Ananya

ANANYA’S STORY A FAMILY FAMILIAR WITH THE PAIN OF TRAFFICKINGIn the mountains of Nepal, access to education and employment is limited due to the region’s remote location. Unfortunately, this makes the area a prime target for human traffickers. Imagine growing up...
Chandra

Chandra

CHANDRA’S STORY A BROTHEL UNCOVERED We, at Free for Life, work hard for the rescue and restoration of every girl we can. Our team heard through a whistleblower that there was a brothel close to our Krishanagar Border Monitoring Station where the owners were...