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  • Hong Kong police announce raid to clear protesters from streets
  • Kabul sees no changes in relations with Pakistan, calls talks productive- President Office
  • 11-yr-old boy killed, his 2 cousins injured as lightning bolt strikes them in Dhule
  • Delhi bids an emotional farewell to Sheila Dikshit
  • Distt admin plans to enroll students to save depleting ground water table
  • Heavy rain brings down mercury in Delhi, air quality moderate
  • Governor inaugurates tourism festival, announces 2 new degree colleges for Kargil
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  • VP addresses 13th Global Healthcare Summit
  • 20 hr countdown begins, Chandrayaan-2 to take a billion dreams to Moon
  • 'Raahgiri' in Kaithal shows way out to 'Save water' with cycle rally held too to give message
  • Haryana started various initiatives to make youth of state efficient & employable through saksham scheme
  • UK Chancellor Hammond intends to quit if Johnson becomes PM

Police busts brothel, pimp among 3 arrested in Jammu

Jammu, Sep 12 (UNI) Police on Wednesday busted a brothel here on the city outskirts and arrested three persons, including a pimp, on a complaint lodged by an NGO.
“A written complaint was submitted on Tuesday by one Urja Singh, State President of NGO ‘Betiyan Foundation’, Sub Office at Talab Tillo, along with other two lady members - Radika Khajuria and Geeta Thakur at police station Bishnah,” Ramesh Kotwal, SSP Headquarters, here said.
He said the complainants submitted that one Sumaro Devi (48), resident of Chak Bana Fatwal, Tehsil Bishnah, along with her family members, was running a brothel in her house.
“She has kept a number of girls in confinement and used to call clients therein,” he added.
The SSP said that a case under Sections 344 of RPC, 3/4 Immoral Trafficking Prevention Act was registered and investigation started, while during the course of investigation, a raid was conducted in presence of a First Class Magistrate Tehsildar Bishnah and three persons were arrested.
The arrested were identified as Samaroo Devi and Hem Raj, residents of Vijaypur and Govind Ram of Bana Chak Fatwal.
''One teenager girl was also rescued from the same house and more arrests into the case cannot be ruled out,'' he added.
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