prostitution

Forced into prostitution, 10 rescued in Chennai

Four of them were rescued from a massage centre in Adyar, and Velmurugan (32) was arrested for allegedly forcing them into prostitution.

published on : 11th January 2021

'Madurai teen pushed into prostitution won't be sent back to family'

Six persons were arrested on Wednesday for pushing the minor girl into prostitution.

published on : 25th December 2020

Five women held in Madurai for forcing 16-year-old girl into prostitution 

The police have seized the cell phones of the suspects and victim, which may help them track down the men involved. 

published on : 23rd December 2020

CCB sleuths arrest Ugandan woman for flesh trade

The Central Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested a 33-yearold woman, who hails from Uganda, and busted an alleged prostitution racket.

published on : 10th December 2020

Chennai cop arrested for sexually assaulting minor girl who was forced into prostitution

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.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Minor forced into prostitution, kin held

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.

published on : 12th November 2020

With officials' intervention, Telangana woman saved from falling prey to illegal Devadasi system

According to Gaffar, the family members of Savitha has been pressurising the victim to become a Jogini for the past couple of weeks.

published on : 31st October 2020

Hyderabad: NIA chargesheets 12 for trafficking Bangladeshi women

The NIA move came after a human trafficking case was registered at Pahadishareef police station of Rachakonda commissionerate on the city outskirts.

published on : 18th October 2020

Sandalwood drug case: Probe stumbles on cross-country flesh racket

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.

published on : 29th September 2020

Prostitution racket busted in Nagpur; two women rescued, man held

The women told the police that after they lost their jobs, supporting their families had become difficult for them

published on : 11th June 2020

Five arrested for forcing woman into prostitution in Tamil Nadu

The woman reportedly told police that she was sent to Thanjavur by her relatives to work as a domestic help in Melavasthachavady area.

published on : 8th June 2020

Five held for prostitution racket in Coimbatore

Sources state that two men from Podanur hired rooms at a private lodge at Chinna Mettupalayam near Saravanampatti and had been with their girlfriends.

published on : 25th May 2020

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.

published on : 24th May 2020

Alleged prostitution racket, viral ‘intimacy’ video keep cops on toes

The Chennai police, based on a complaint, arrested four teenagers, including two juveniles, on Sunday night from Nayanar Kuppam.

published on : 13th May 2020

COVID-19 impact: Coronavirus fears hit sex workers across globe hard

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.

published on : 10th April 2020
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