Nagpur Police bust sex racket at salon in Giripeth


Tejaswini Thote | Mar 13, 2019 17:42

The social security wing of Nagpur Police on Tuesday busted a sex racket at Shamim’s Hair Beauty Professional Salon and Academy situated at Jagat Millennium apartment in Giripeth. During the raid, a woman was also rescued.

As per the police, the accused, who has been identified as Mohammad Shamim Abdul Karim Ansari (51), a resident of Pushkar Society in Jafar Nagar, had rented a shop in Jagat Millennium apartment in Giripeth, where he used to run a beauty salon. Ansari would lure needy women with money and force them into the flesh trade at his salon.

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On Tuesday, the social security wing of Nagpur Crime Branch, following a tip-off, raided the salon and rescued a woman. Sitabuldi Police have registered a case against Ansari and booked him under sections 3, 4, 5 and 7 of the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act.