The red-light district of Shinchi Otobe in the Namba district of Osaka, containing 2000 prostitutes and 100 brothels, burnt down. The brothels were moved to the current Tobita Shinchi location after a cemetery was cleared from the grounds. Tobita Shinchi, also known as Tobita YĆ«kaku, is the largest of the brothel districts in Osaka, and also the largest in west Japan #tobitashinchi