New Delhi: The wives in the national capital need to keep a vigilant eye on their husbands as several areas in the city are flourishing safe heavens for massage parlours which along with full body massage also indulge in sex with their customers for money.

Moreover, the massage parlours are also a dangerous abode for the sex crazy men as the use of condom is not considered while sex, opening the gates for the much widespread communicable disease AIDS.

A survey conducted by AIDS Control Department under the Health Department of Delhi government revealed shocking results in the Knowledge Aptitude Behavioural Practices Study (KABP).

According to the survey, the mushrooming massage parlours in the city are instead running brothels with 66 percent of the working girls being unmarried. Surprisingly, 40 percent of these girls are not aware of AIDS.

A senior official linked to the survey revealed, “All together 2020 customers and massagers were interviewed in the survey. It was found that 50 percent of the massage clients are married; many of them being usual clients of which 10 percent opt for sex too. Out of these men, 95 percent do not use a condom while having sex.”

The officer informed, the survey was conducted at New Delhi, Central Delhi, North Delhi, North-West Delhi and South Delhi. Out of 1050 massage parlours visited during the survey, it was discovered that the flesh trade was more rampant in South Delhi at parlors in South Extension, Munirka, Dakshinpuri, Lajpat Nagar, Sangam Vihar, Mahipalpur and Saket.

Other flourishing parlor areas include Majnu Ka Tila, Gulabi Bagh in North Delhi, Mangolpuri, Tilak Nagar, Najafgarh in North-west area, Bapa Nagar in Central Delhi, Chitli     Qabar in New Delhi and Connaught place.

According to sources, Delhi Health Minister Ashok Kumar Walia had instructed in a meeting to keep a strict vigilance on these parlours.