Anil Kapoor’s fight against prostitution with CNN
The Slumdog Millionaire actor, who has been working against human trafficking for several years now, wants to make a film on the subject
Actor Anil Kapoor has teamed up with CNN for Trapped By Tradition; A CNN Freedom Project Documentary, about human trafficking, and says education is the prime solution for the problem. As a special contributor to the CNN Freedom Project, Anil visited Bharatpur, where families apparently sell young girls and women as a tradition.
“I feel that this practice continued over generations only due to lack of education. They are not exposed to the world. They are not exposed to what is happening around. Educating them and educating the parents can bring this practice to extinction,” said the 51-year-old actor, who became an international name post Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire. Click here to read more