03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Lahore's Prostitution District (VIDEO)

This video, produced by journalist Ayesha Nasir for VJ Movement, introduces us to Nargis, a Pakistani women forced to work as a prostitute due to poverty and abuse.

Just minutes from the city's most important mosque, Lahore's 'diamond market' provides a haven for men looking to pay for sex and a draw for women who have a lack of options. Many, such as Nargis, are devout Muslims, and wracked with extreme guilt by their chosen profession.

Watch below