Araria: Twenty-five minor girls were rescued from Rampur village in Bihar`s Araria district on Sunday.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Shivdeep Lande said
today 43 persons were held under human trafficking charges during the police raid.
The girls - hailing from state`s Bhagalpur and Supaul districts, Uttar Pradesh and Nepal - were brought here by a gang and forced into flesh trade, the SP said.
The rescued girls have been handed over to the district child welfare committee.