Mumbai Police Bust Sex Racket at Spa in Vile Parle, Rescue 6 Thailand Girls and Arrest Owners

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Mumbai, August 18: Mumbai police on Saturday busted a sex racket in suburban Vile Parle. The Mumbai crime branch raided a spa in the area and rescued six girls. The police raided Thai Villa following inputs from their sources. A case has been registered against the spa owners. Sex Racket Run On WhatsApp Busted by Maharashtra Police in Palghar, 4 Women Arrested.

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According to a report published in India Today, all the six victims were from Thailand. The spa owners - Shura Khan and Sumit Singhania were later arrested. In the investigation, the police found that the spa owners and the manager were running a prostitution racket. Prostitution Racket Busted: Bollywood Choreographer Gets Arrested For Forcing Female Dancers in Sex Trafficking.

The crime branch also seized Rs 1.23 lakh, a laptop, a swipe machine and some documents from the spa. A case has been registered under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Prevention of Immoral Trafficking Act (PITA). The victims possessed tourist and business visas.

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Earlier in June this year, the Mumbai police busted a sex racket in neighbouring Raigad district. Nine people were also arrested by the police during the raid. Police had received a tip-off that the racket operated from two bungalows in Alibag town.