Jammu : Jammu Police unearthed a major sex racket being run by some locals by detaining near about 15 to 20 people.
The tip off came from an information from one local of Janipur area who alleged that some sites on the internet have advertisements regarding escort services of call girls at Jammu. These Services are provided by some locals of Jammu area who have their phone nos. registered/Shown on these sites /Pages.
Reportedly, they manage girls from the local vicinity as well as outside the city/state and provide them to customers/callers who may be locals or non locals at their houses as well as hotels. On this information, Police immediately registered case FIR No. 93/2016 U/S 67/A-B/IT Act, 5/8PITA at P/S Janipur and found that such sites are very much functional on internet and all the work is done on phone.
On this police swung into action and arrested three main accused from different locations. On their disclosure police and arrested three more people from different locations.
In their disclosure police came to know about major flesh trade in Jammu and raided at different locations of the Jammu city an arrested few brokers (males/females) as well as few girls.
The exact no of girls and customers involved in the racket could not be ascertained as investigation is at its intial stage and raids are still on . Reportedly network of this racket may be across many districts and adjoining states also.
Jammu police is determined to provide safe and secure atmosphere to public in general and protection of women folk in Particular. Locals of Jammu appreciated the legal actions of police and busting of such big racket . Arrests of accused persons has definitely given sigh of relief to public and has increased their faith in police.