Mumbai: Thane Police has arrested women agents who carried out prostitution through social media and internet. Thane city AHTC (Crime Branch) freed three girls from the clutches of prostitution, apart from apprehending two female agents running the abominable business of sexism. These women agents used to supply girls for prostitution to Bangalore, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Gujarat and Pune.
These two women were running the black business of prostitution for several months by sending photos of the girls on WhatsApp. The crime branch team freed a minor and two girls from the clutches of two female touts from the quagmire of sex racket.
Thane Crime Branch official said, “On Tuesday, Thane Crime Branch team raided Wagle Estate Police Station limits by sending bogus customers and punches to three Haat Naka, Inter City Mall, Bus Stand. In the police raid, 1 minor and two girl victims were rescued from the clutches of prostitution from the clutches of 2 female touts. The mastermind woman running this sex racket has been described by the police as wanted (absconding). Investigation revealed that the accused women used to supply girls for prostitution till Bangalore, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Gujarat, Pune and Lonavala.
Police is now taking legal action against two accused women who are doing abusive business of prostitution and under various sections of POCSO Act. The crime branch team of Thane city is doing the legal process to send a minor and two adult victims to a women’s correctional home.
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