Sex rackets busted at Empress Mall and Kalamna in Nagpur

Tejaswini Thote | Sep 22, 2018 18:26

The accused after a sex racket was busted by Nagpur Police at a house in Kalamna, Nagpur

After busting two sex rackets recently at a hotel in Ramdaspeth and Dhantoli, Nagpur Police has busted two more rackets being run in the city. While Nagpur Police’s Social Service Branch (SSB), on Friday, busted a sex racket being run at N Salon and Beauty Shop at first floor in Empress Mall, Zone V DCP Harsh Poddar busted a racket at Kalamna on Thursday.

Ganeshpeth Police, acting on a tip-off, raided N Salon and Beauty at Empress Mall on Friday. Following the police raid, a woman named Darshani alias Khushi Anil Dhakan (35) was arrested and three women were rescued. Khushi, who had rented the shop at the mall, had pushed the three girls into flesh trade for her financial gain. She would also solicit the girls to different men.

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Ganeshpeth Police have registered a case against Khushi Dhakan and booked her under section 370 and sections 3, 4, 5 and 7 of the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act.

On Thursday, Zone V DCP Harsh Poddar, following a tip-off, raided a woman’s house along with Kalamna Police officials. The woman, as per the tip-off, would push girls into flesh trade at her rented house in Kalamna. Following the raid, which took place at 10 pm, a girl was rescued and the woman along with two others (one woman and a man) was arrested. The accused have been booked by Kalamna Police under section 307 of the IPC and sections 3, 4, 5 and 7 of the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act.