Bhubaneswar: A matter has come to the fore that two women were allegedly sexually exploited by a hotel owner after employing them at his hotel.
One of the victims has lodged a complaint against the accused with the Khandagiri police alleging that her colleague is still in confinement in the hotel.
Acting on the complaint, the police have launched a probe into the matter to ascertain the truth.
In her complaint, the victim stated that she and her friend were brought to the city from Adaspur in Cuttack district by one her friends promising them to appoint them in a hotel. After one month of her joining, the owner asked her to work at his home on a high salary for taking care of his old mother. She agreed and started working at his house.
After few days the hotel owner started molesting her and when she informed her friend about the incident, she discovered her friend too had met the same nightmare.
However, the victim managed to flee from the house and lodged the complaint with police on Tuesday. She alleged the owner of keeping her friend in confinement.