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East Java to shut down all red-light districts by 2014

  • Wahyoe Boediwardhana

    The Jakarta Post

Surabaya | Wed, November 23 2011 | 09:00 am
East Java to shut down all red-light districts by 2014 Numbered days: A government officer checks the identity card of a sex worker at Dolly, Surabaya's red light district in this December file photo. (Antara)

PREMIUM Numbered days: A government officer checks the identity card of a sex worker at Dolly, Surabaya's red light district in this December file photo. (Antara)Last year’s plan by Surabaya’s municipal administration to close down Dolly, one of the most notorious red-light districts in Southeast Asia, has yet to make any progress due to the concerns of those affected.

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