Flesh trade racketeer held in Panaji

Published: Jan 31, 2018, 21:40 IST | PTI

Police on Wednesday arrested a 29-year-old man for allegedly operating a prostitution racket in the coastal belt of Calangute and rescued three girls

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Police on Wednesday arrested a 29-year-old man for allegedly operating a prostitution racket in the coastal belt of Calangute and rescued three girls. The girls, hailing from Mumbai, Kolkata and Delhi, were rescued after the Calangute Police raided a guest house with the help of an NGO. 

"A decoy customer was sent to the rooms of the pimp. On confirmation od his identity, the police detained him," a police official said. The accused, who hails from Mumbai, has been identified as Sayed Tanzil. The rescued girls were sent to a state-run protective home. The guest house has been sealed.

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