Brothel raided in Banjara Hills

By Author  |  Published: 16th Dec 2018  10:29 pm

Hyderabad: The Commissioner’s Task Force (west) team busted a prostitution racket that was operating from a house in Banjara Hills and arrested three persons.

Acting on a tip off, the team caught Shravani Kumar (40), organiser of the brothel from Yousufguda; M Ramana (31), a cab driver; and Vijay Shankar (28), car driver. According to the police, about six years ago Shravani came to Hyderabad to earn a living and worked in different places. As the earnings were not sufficient, she started organising a brothel house.

“Three months ago, she took a house on rent for Rs 11,000 per month and was running the brothel with women sex workers. She used to bring girls from different areas,” DCP Task Force P Radha Kishan said.

About two weeks ago, the suspect brought one woman sex worker from West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. On credible information, the West Zone Task Force team carried raided the house and rescued the victim.