Three arrested for rinning flesh trade

Kendrapara (Odisha): Three persons, including a woman were arrested on Thursday on charge of running a flesh trade racket at a lodging house at Keshpur Bazar here.

Acting on a tip-off, the raid was conducted by town police station officials and the three arrested. The accused were later reanded to judicial custody under provisions of Prevention of Immoral Trafficking Act.

The arrested also included the owner of the lodging house. The lodging house, where a similar racket was busted earlier, was sealed, said district superintendent of police Sarthak Sadangi.