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Kalsa

Plagued by poverty, La Kalsa is one of the city's most notorious neighbourhoods and, at least until a few years ago, most visitors were advised to keep away once the sun went down. Certainly Mother Teresa considered it no better than the Third World and even established a mission here.
Rightfully shamed, the auPlagued by poverty, La Kalsa is one of the city's most notorious neighbourhoods and, at least until a few years ago, most visitors were advised to keep away once the sun went down. Certainly Mother Teresa considered it no better than the Third World and even established a mission here. Rightfully shamed, the authorities were galvanised into action and the quarter is now the main beneficiary of the restoration project.thorities were galvanised into action and the quarter is now the main beneficiary of the restoration project.