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Flesh trade racket busted, 6 arrested


Hoshiarpur: Six persons, including two women, were arrested for their alleged involvement in flesh trade after police raided a hotel in Mukerain town in the district, an official said today.

A police team raided a hotel in Mukerian town and arrested 6 persons last night, he said, adding the arrested persons were identified as Paramjit Kaur, Mamta (both married), Rajesh Kumar, Surinder Singh, Kewal Singh and Rachhpal Singh Pal.

A case has been registered and a probe was on into the matter, he said.

Police was tipped-off that a flesh-trade racket was being operated in the hotel for the past sometime.