Life is unpredictable in the Financial Capital with scores of road accidents occurring practically every day due to reckless and negligent driving by vehicle owners. Many accidents prove fatal owing to the impact of the collision between a vehicle and the pedestrian.
A very tragic incident occured in South Mumbai’s Mumbai Central signal yesterday where a brothel Keeper Rasheeda Sayyed of red light area Kamathipura who succumbed to the collision between her Activa 2 wheeler and a Water Tanker. She died instantly in the fatal accident..
Speaking to Hello Mumbai News one of the sex workers of Kamathipura Red Light area and her associate confirmed this news.
According to them Didi was returning after a morning walk from Agripada on her Activa Scooter and as she reached Mumbai Central Railway Station Signal suddenly a speeding water tanker collided with her Scooter.
The impact of the collision was such that she fell on the road and the tanker ran over her.
She further said, ironically, even though the Nagpada Police registered ADR against the rash and negligent tanker driver, he was later released on bail.
The Sex Workers of Kamathipura area are gripped in utter shock as Rasheeda was like a Mother to them and address her as Didi.
Another sex worker revealed , “we can’t believe that Didi is not in our midst. We will certainly miss her
She was very popular in the area and by nature was a very helping hand and supportive. What has happened is a big tragedy to us”.
One of the Shop Owners of Kamathipura whom she knew very closely said, she was one of the oldest brothel keeper and belonged to Nepal. She came in the 19’s to this red light area, and very soon she emerged very popular among sex workers and started operating her own brothel .She owned many rooms in Kamathipura and which she has given on rent.
She is survived by two daughters .
News Edit by K.V.Raman