The apprehended smuggler revealed his name as Hassan Ghazi and said he presently residing in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas.
Anti-Human Trafficking Unit, Rachakonda, has been working tirelessly to safeguard citizens and keep a check on human trafficking.
Police said Moyna, who was running a prostitution ring, had an Indian Voter ID and Aadhaar card with a fictitious name.
The accused responded to the messages about the availability and price while the decoy unit shared a location falling under the Balapur police station limits to send the women.
Five women traffickers from Uganda were arrested by the Anti Human Trafficking Unit (AHTU), who busted an international human and drugs trafficking racket.
In an order issued by the Principal Secretary to the government (Home department) Kumar Viswajeet, the government also declared all the AHTUs as police stations with a dedicated staff.
According to Save the Children's analysis of 2018 NCRB data, West Bengal reported the second-highest number of children being trafficked at 8205.
Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan launched ‘Handbooks on Countering Human Trafficking’ brought out by Prajwala, at a programme held in Raj Bhavan on Thursday.
The ministry said a section of media has erroneously reported that the ministry has written the letter to Punjab levelling 'grave charges' against the farmers of the state.
While Rs 5 crore has been sanctioned for Mahila and Sishu desks in 500 police stations, Rs 3.99 crore has been provided for AHTUs in Odisha.
The incident came to light when someone alerted Mysuru-based NGO Odanadi about the human trafficker in Mangaluru. The NGO subsequently approached him in the guise of a prospective adoptive parent.
In-charge director Usha said 105 volunteers from 13 AU Affiliated colleges were enrolled in AHTC club.
Police said the arrested are working as agents for AL-Hayath Tours & Travels, Malakpet, which deals with Emigration and Manpower recruitment.
Chhattisgarh teen 'sold' six times in two months in human trafficking racket; eight arrested from MP, UP
The entire human trafficking saga came to the fore after a Chhattisgarh police team arrived in Chhatarpur (MP) on February 4 in search of the abducted girl.
Maity has been tutoring villagers of South 24 Parganas against falling into traps of notorious gangs who entice girls & persuade parents to marry them off early, finds out Pranab Mondal.