Prostitution rackets busted

BANGALORE: The sleuths of the women and narcotic squad of the Central Crime Branch (CCB) raided houses and busted two prostitution rackets. Seven persons including six women were arrested in t

Published: 29th January 2012 01:58 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 06:24 PM   |  A+A-

BANGALORE: The sleuths of the women and narcotic squad of the Central Crime Branch (CCB) raided houses and busted two prostitution rackets. Seven persons including six women were arrested in this connection. The police raided a house in HSR Layout  and arrested Krishnamurthy, 63, and three women including his wife. They allegedly used to run prostitution in a house and charged Rs 5,000 to Rs 10,000 from each customer.”His wife was a mediator and she is a small screen artiste. Using her contacts she lured the other two women, who have acted in a few serials, and organised flesh trade. The women have acted in several regional daily soaps,” the police said. Meanwhile, three women from West Bengal who were allegedly running flesh trade at a house in Ejipura were arrested. Other two accused, Viji and Ramesh, have managed to escape and efforts are on to nab the duo.

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