Four of them were rescued from a massage centre in Adyar, and Velmurugan (32) was arrested for allegedly forcing them into prostitution.
Six persons were arrested on Wednesday for pushing the minor girl into prostitution.
The police have seized the cell phones of the suspects and victim, which may help them track down the men involved.
The Central Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested a 33-yearold woman, who hails from Uganda, and busted an alleged prostitution racket.
The cop, who has been suspended, allegedly knew the child had been pushed into prostitution but chose to sexually assault her as a ‘customer’ in exchange for not reporting the crime.
A 13-year-old girl who was forced into flesh trade by kin has been rescued, and police have arrested eight suspects, including girl’s uncle and aunt.
According to Gaffar, the family members of Savitha has been pressurising the victim to become a Jogini for the past couple of weeks.
The NIA move came after a human trafficking case was registered at Pahadishareef police station of Rachakonda commissionerate on the city outskirts.
The CCB has arrested two Africans — Loum Pepper Samba and Ossy Philips — who are reportedly emerging as the main source of contraband drugs to the accused.
The women told the police that after they lost their jobs, supporting their families had become difficult for them
The woman reportedly told police that she was sent to Thanjavur by her relatives to work as a domestic help in Melavasthachavady area.
Sources state that two men from Podanur hired rooms at a private lodge at Chinna Mettupalayam near Saravanampatti and had been with their girlfriends.
NIA arrests key accused couple in trafficking of women from Bangladesh for prostitution; three rescued
Khatoon, who entered India illegally from Bangladesh in 2012, has emerged as one of the key players in the case.
The Chennai police, based on a complaint, arrested four teenagers, including two juveniles, on Sunday night from Nayanar Kuppam.
One of approximately a million sex workers in the United States, Bruno -- not his real name -- has stopped taking clients in the past month as the once-in-a-century pandemic arrived in America.