Cops raid spa, arrest 4 for prostitution

Cops raid spa, arrest 4 for prostitution

CCB sleuths raided Aurah Spa & Salon on 80 feet road in Indiranagar and arrested four people on charges of prostitution.

The arrested are Chandraprakash (42), a resident of HAL, Fayaz (38) of K G Halli, Winsent Morres (38) of Baiyappanahalli and Victor (28) K R Puram. The police seized four mobile phones, a card swiping machines and Rs 23,000 cash from them. They were advertising online that they were offering various kinds of body massage services. However, in reality they were into prostitution. They had pushed women from north India into prostitution, said the police.

Another raid

The CCB sleuths raided a brothel that was functioning from a house in HRBR Layout in Banaswadi and rescued five women.

The police arrested 12 people and seized 1.45 lakh from them. Rishi Varma of Assam acted as an agent and trafficked women from north India promising them lucrative jobs. However, he would force them into prostitution once they reached Bengaluru. the police said.