Delhi Police Rescue Assam Woman From Prostitution
GUWAHATI: An Assam woman was rescued from GB Road’s red-light area in New Delhi by a joint team of Delhi Police and Delhi Commission for Women (DCW).
Based on reports, the woman was forced into prostitution by some miscreants after they held her seven-year-old daughter hostage.
Police authorities mentioned that the woman lodged a complaint with the police and women’s commission on Tuesday, July 30. Following the complaint, the joint team of police and DCW conducted a raid on Wednesday night, July 31 and rescued the woman.
A man, Mahanta (35), owner of Kotha number 40 was also arrested by the police for allegedly forcing the woman into prostitution.
Police authorities mentioned that two youths, Farah and Deepak were also invoved in the sex racket.
Police also mentioned that after the victim’s first husband expired, the lady remarried. A month ago, when she came to New Delhi with a friend of her husband, Deepak who had promised her a job, she was sold to Farah.