Close brothel, orders Delhi court

Last Updated: Saturday, March 1, 2014 - 13:46

New Delhi: A special court here ordered shutting down of a brothel here and awarded one year jail term to a woman for pushing a girl into flesh trade.

fast track court presided by additional sessions judge kaveri baweja sentenced one year rigorous imprisonment to a woman under various section of immoral trafficking (prevention) act.
The court in the past week ordered closure of the brothel on GB road, a redlight area.

it also slapped a fine of rs 4,000 on the woman.
A complaint was received May 27, 2013 regarding the detention of a Andhra Pradesh woman, who was forced to work as a prostitute. Delhi Police conducted a raid and rescued the victim.

IANS

First Published: Saturday, March 1, 2014 - 13:46

comments powered by Disqus