Police on Tuesday said that the house owner where Prostitution racket was busted has been booked under the Immoral Trafficking Prevention Act.
In a tweet Srinagar police wrote, “Owner of the house used for immoral activities namely: Altaf Hussain Afaki s/o Asadullah Afaki r/o Chanapora arrested under section 3 of Immoral trafficking prevention act 1956(ITPA). Proceedings started for formal attachment/sealing of house as per section 18 of ITPA,”
It’s pertinent to mention that a prostitution racket in a rented accommodation at Bagh-e-Mehtab was busted yesterday.
Police had said that two persons running this racket arrested, namely, Irshad Ahmad Bhat of Pampore and Mohd Shafi Hajam of Karimabad Pulwama. Four female sex workers (all locals of Srinagar) and 02 customers were detained. FIR registered at Chanpura police station.(GNS)