Cuttack: A sex racket which was operated under the cover of being a spa cum ayurvedic massage parlour has been busted by the Khandagiri police on Wednesday. The sex racket operated in the Baramunda Housing Board Colony in Odiasha and arrested three persons, including a woman.
Police also rescued three women who were forced into prostitution and seized many incriminating materials during the raid. The accused were identified as Madhusmita Rout (23), proprietor of Sai Herbal Spa for Holistic Treatment, Raj Kumar Sahoo (22), a middleman and a customer Manoj Behera (22). The accused were booked under Immoral Trafficking (Prevention) Act and produced in a court which remanded them to judicial custody. The three rescued women have been shifted to a shelter home.