Rayagada: Police busted a sex racket last night was operating in Gunupur area of Rayagada district and arrested three persons including the mastermind of the syndicate with rescue of a sex worker.
Acting on a tip-off, Gunupur Police conducted a raid on a rented house, around 200 metres away from the police station, in Sekhar Nagar area on Sunday night. During the raid police found a man in an objectionable position with a sex worker and arrested him.
Police also nabbed the kingpin of the flesh trading racket, identified as Pratima Dalei and another Sunil Kumar Reddy, the mastermind of the racket.
Pratima and Sunil were engaging girls in flesh trade in the area after bringing them from neighbouring states. They will be forwarded to court today, said Rabindra Kumar Patra, IIC, Gunupur Police Station.