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Posts published in “Day: June 6, 2019”

Flesh trade: 11 rescued, 2 more arrested

HP NEWS SERVICE Jowai, Jun 5: Jowai police arrested 2 more people linked to prostitution racket in West Jaintia Hills District and rescued 11 girls following another raid conducted on Wednesday. The accused were identified as Nikil Sarkar (30) of Muktapur and Victoria Shylla (34) of Mowtyrchiah. Earlier on Tuesday, police freed 9 girls aged between 14-16 and arrested 8 people in this connection, taking the number of victims to 20. West Jaintia Hills Superintendent of Police Lakador Syiem said that that 9 of the total number of rescued girls were underage, 8 are above 18 years of age while…