A court has yet to scrutinize his recent confession, but since his arrest in January, investigators say they have linked him to 58 sex crimes across at least three states—where victims identified him by a distinctive red-and-white shirt.
He had been a client, asking for advice about a woman who he was scared to approach.
"Before talking about unhealthy sex and relationships in form of rape, where’s the conversation, where is the platform to talk about what is healthy and pleasurable and good? " Parekh says her experts start by recommending professional counseling in cases like this.
" After Parekh launched a Snapchat helpline for violence, Love Doctor experts fielded a lot of questions about abusive relationships. Apart from that, "We tell them to begin to do the things they love and make them feel happy; the things they may have stopped doing," she says.
The platform attracts about 7,500 users a month, on Facebook, SMS, and Whatsapp.
"Every day we’re talking to young people who are sharing their stories about heartbreak or clearing doubts about simple things like masturbation and things that have been made evil that are actually really beautiful," says Parekh.
, a young couple in Varanasi, a small town in northern India famous for its Hindu temples, rents a room to get intimate.