Prostitution racket busted in Bangalore

Police claimed to have busted a prostitution racket at two different places in the city and arrested seven persons besides seizing Rs 4000.

Last Updated: Jan 28, 2012, 14:35 PM IST

Bangalore: Police on Saturday claimed to have busted
a prostitution racket at two different places in the city and
arrested seven persons besides seizing Rs 4000.

The seven were nabbed by the City Crime Branch team during
raids conducted yesterday, a CCB statement said.

Two others allegedly involved in the racket are
absconding and hunt is on to trace them.

Meanwhile, Police in a statement said three chain snatchers
were taken into custody during raids conducted in 18 police
station limits.

The police team also rounded up 152 history-sheeters and
after issuing them a stern warning, released them, it added.

PTI