Bar Raid

  • UP MLA arrested in dance bar raid summoned by Goa police September 6, 2013

    Panaji: The Panaji police has summoned Uttar Pradesh-based Samajwadi Party MLA Mahendra Singh again on September 15 for further probe into the busted prostitution racket, after the legislator was caught red-handed during a police raid on a dance bar. Officials said that Singh who is out on a bail had reported...
  • Mumbai: The other 'Dhoble' you didn't know about August 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Almost everyone in the after-dark party circuit is familiar with Assistant Commissioner of Police Vasant Dhoble’s reputation and rigidness, but another name has been long ignored, though the individual’s track record deserves accolades. Dhoble’s colleague, Feroz Patel, has been raiding brothels, rescuing children forced into work and reuniting street...
  • Mumbai: 1,000 protest against ACP Vasant Dhoble June 25, 2012

    Mumbai: In spite of the Mumbai police's persistent efforts to nip their protest movement in the bud, demonstrators persevered and pulled off a peaceful protest march on Sunday at Carter Road against ACP Vasant Dhoble. 1,000 protesters flocked to Carter Road and staged a protest for two hours. In addition...
  • Bar raid row: Mumbai cops took revenge on girls? May 11, 2012

    Mumbai: MiD DAY’s expose about how innocent college girls and housewives, branded as ‘sex traders’, were confined to a rehab centre after a police raid led by ACP Vasant Dhoble on a Khar pub, has only emboldened cops to continue harassing them, their kin allege. On Thursday, half of the...
  • Mumbai: Police take revenge on girls May 11, 2012

    Mumbai: MiD DAY's expose about how innocent college girls and housewives, branded as 'sex traders', were confined to a rehab centre after a police raid led by ACP Vasant Dhoble on a Khar pub, has only emboldened cops to continue harassing them, their kin allege. On Thursday, half of the detained...