5 Held For Running Call Girl Racket From West Bengal


Kolkata: The Bengaluru police arrested five people, including a woman, all from West Bengal, for running a call girl racket in the city. Three girls, who were part of the racket, have been rescued and sent to government-run hostel.

According to the police, Saddam Sardar, Bilkis Gaji and Niloufa Kharton Sardar, all from Kolkata, would recruit girls from various small towns in West Bengal under the pretext of offering them better jobs in Bengaluru. They would accompany the girls in train to the city. Once they reached Bengaluru, the girls would be sent to the residence of Jayanth Singh whose associate Alam Mandal would identify clients for the racket.

Based on the credible information, the police arrested Sardar, Bilkis and Niloufa at the city central railway station on June 10. On the basis of information provided by the trio, the police raided Jayanth’s home in Cubbonpet in city centre. All the five are now behind the bars and the police have filed multiple cases against them.

The police have recovered 5 mobiles phones from the accused and interrogating Alam for information.