Notably, one of the women arrested is an aunt of the girls and they know each other well. The Anti-Human Trafficking Unit at Mira Bhayandar-Vasai Virar Police Station took action against the crime, India today reported.
Acting on a tip that some people were pushing underage girls into the sex trade, police set a trap on June 8 at a roadside restaurant in Kashimira. After sending a fake client, the police team arrested the two women. The police said they were making a deal for Rs 2 lakh. Police have now launched a search for a man (associated pimp), who was also part of the group.
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The Thane Police Human Trafficking Team had rescued two women who had been forced into prostitution by the accused. After receiving information about the crime, the police team arrested the racket kingpin at a city mall. The police then registered a complaint against the accused and launched an investigation to catch her associates on the run.