Sex Racket

  • Somnath Bharti uses Ugandan women's FIR to target critics 04-02-2014 01:03 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti who has been under severe attack for his infamous raid at Khirki Extension must have breathed a sigh of relief on Monday after three Ugandan women registered a police complaint seeking protection from sex traffickers. Reacting for the first time to the latest...
  • FIR filed against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal 23-01-2014 08:08 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has filed an FIR against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for violating Section 144 during his two-day-long protest outside Rail Bhawan. Kejriwal who spearheaded the dharna against Delhi Police has been charged for violating Section 144, violence and inciting mob. Earlier, an FIR was filed against...
  • Delhi Commission for Women summons Somnath Bharti 22-01-2014 06:54 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi law minister Somnath Bharti is in for more trouble. The Ugandan woman, who was targeted in a midnight raid, has identified Bharti and his supporters as the men who manhandled her along with her friend. The Delhi commission for Women has also issued summons to the Delhi...
  • Sex, drug rackets operate with Delhi Police's knowledge: Kejriwal 20-01-2014 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday defied the barricading and bans to continue his protest against the Delhi Police. Speaking outside Parliament, Kejriwal blamed the Delhi Police of having the knowledge of the prostitution and drug trafficking racket across Delhi. He accused the Delhi Police of having...
  • Delhi Police, AAP government face off outside Home Ministry on Monday 19-01-2014 10:47 PM

    New Delhi: The tussle between the Delhi Police and Aam Aadmi Party government has worsened with an FIR being filed against unknown people for the alleged assault on Ugandan women by AAP workers. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will lead a protest on Monday outside the Home Ministry seeking suspension of...
  • Kejriwal warns Delhi Police chief, says act against lenient officers 16-01-2014 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday come out strongly against the Delhi Police after some policemen refused to act against an alleged prostitution racket. He gave an ultimatum to the Delhi Police to act against SHOs who fail to take action in such cases. This came a...
  • 2 Delhi Police men among 6 arrested for sex, extortion racket 25-08-2013 11:30 PM

    New Delhi: Six persons, including two Delhi Police constables, have been arrested for allegedly extorting Rs 3 lakh from a man and running a sex and extortion racket in Rani Bagh locality. Constables Manoj Kumar, from Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan, and Pawan Kumar, a resident of Mangolpuri and posted in Crime...
  • Karnataka: Sex racket busted in Bellary 19-08-2013 02:03 AM

    Bangalore: A sex racket was busted in Karnataka's Bellary town with 35 people arrested and 44 women, including 23 minors, being rescued, a senior police official said Sunday. "We raided a dozen hideouts in the town on a tip-off and arrested the accused, including three men and 32 sex workers...
  • Ghaziabad sex racket: Police rectify mistake, let off 104 accused 11-08-2013 08:44 PM

    A day after more than 100 people were arrested for their alleged involvement in a sex racket, police on Sunday sought to rectify its mistake and said that only nine persons were involved in the offence. Police had booked 113 people, belonging to different parts of the country, under Prevention...
  • Sex racket busted in Bajaria, 109 arrested 10-08-2013 08:51 PM

    As many as 109 people, including 56 women, were arrested on Saturday after police busted a sex racket being operated from a hotel in Bajaria area in Ghaziabad. Taking serious note of the incident, SSP Ghaziabad Dharmendra Singh suspended two policemen posted at the Bajaria police outpost for negligence in...
  • Sex racket busted in Delhi, one arrested 19-06-2013 05:05 AM

    New Delhi: A sex racket was busted in Delhi after two Uzbek women who were held hostage for five months in a house and were repeatedly sexually abused by customers, escaped, police on Tuesday said. A woman pimp has been arrested. The two women from Uzbekistan managed to flee from...
  • Delhi: Man arrested for raping his 8-year-old daughter 27-04-2013 02:20 AM

    New Delhi: In yet another shocking incident of rape in the national capital, a man has been arrested for repeatedly raping his eight-year-old daughter, police said on Friday. According to police, the accused, 46, works as a welder and lived in West Delhi's Tilak Nagar area. He had been sexually...
  • Mysore: 10 human trafficking victims rescued from a hotel 25-04-2013 07:12 PM

    Mysore: Ten girls from West Bengal and Bangladesh, including two minors, have been rescued from a sex racket in Mysore. The CID's anti-trafficking squad raided a motel after getting a tip off by an NGO. The police said that the hotel seems to have been built specifically for such a...
  • Marathi actress arrested for running sex racket 30-11-2011 12:47 PM

    Pune: The social security cell (SSC) of Pune police have arrested 52-year-Marathi actress of yesteryears for her involvement in a prostitution racket run at a row house in Orchid Palace society on NIBM road, Kondhwa. The actress was identified as Padmaja Vishwanath Bapat has been booked under several sections of...
  • Mumbai: Police bust sex racket, rescue 119 women 02-11-2011 10:43 PM

    Mumbai: In one of the biggest raids, police on Wednesday rescued as many as 119 women hailing from different parts of the country and arrested 30 persons, including pimps, from a building housing a number of brothels in South Mumbai. "We had information that illicit activities were going on in...
  • Prostitution racket busted in Delhi, 6 arrested 25-07-2011 09:31 AM

    New Delhi: A prostitution racket was busted on Monday by the Delhi Police Crime Branch and six Uzbekistan nationals have been arrested. They were operating from a flat in the posh Greater Kailash-2 locality. The police are looking for the alleged agent who has been identified. This is the third...
  • Delhi Police bust sex racket, arrest seven 13-07-2011 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police claim to have busted a high profile sex racket in New Delhi where women would operate out of flats in Chhattarpur, Malviya Nagar and Kalkaji areas of the city. Police have arrested seven persons including the alleged kingpin who has been identified as 27-year-old Ariba...
  • MNC employee arrested for running sex racket 20-01-2011 07:28 PM

    Hyderabad: An employee with a multi-national bank has been arrested in Hyderabad for allegedly running a sex racket. P Chandrashekhar, 33 years old and a software developer with HSBC in Hyderabad, was arrested along with his friend for being involvement in the sex racket. Hyderabad Police said the accused Chandrashekhar...
  • Former national athlete held in sex racket 03-08-2009 11:40 AM

    Raipur: Police have busted a call girl racket operating in a school building in the city with the arrest of eight people, including a teenage bar dancer from Mumbai. Shockingly enough, one of the women arrested in the sex scandal claims ot be a former national athlete was among the...
  • Fake sting case: TV channel's editor gets bail 29-05-2008 08:31 PM

    Karachi: Prone to controversies, Pakistan's flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi has kept a low profile in the ongoing tour of Sri Lanka leading to speculation that he has been stopped from speaking to media by the team management. Pakistan cricket circles was abuzz with speculation after Geo News reported that the...
  • Fake sting: Woman journalist gets bail 15-09-2007 07:31 PM

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