Prostitution is illegal in India, causing prostitutes to work underground.
There might be certain apartments in and around the city that have turned into small time brothels.
Mainly such activities are found in the lower strata of the city.
It is said that in Kochi there is a huge number of college students offering adult services for money. Apart from that, one can find call girls offering services to their clients.
They would normally charge an amount of 1000 INR, 1,500 INR, 2,000 INR or 3000 INR per night, depending on the type of service and duration the client chooses.
See also: List of red-light districts all over the world Like other cities, Kochi has no major red light district available.