Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police on Tuesday busted a sex racket operating from a rented house in Khandagiri area in Bhubaneswar with the arrest of two persons.
The arrested were identified as, Niranjan Naik (24) and Biswajit Naik (19), the residents of Kumarsingha village under Balimi police limits in Dhenkanal district.
According to reports, three women hailing from West Bengal were also rescued from the spot and sent to a shelter home.
Acting on a tip-off about the illegal activity, the Khandagiri police conducted a raid on the building and busted the flesh trade racket. Following the raid, officials also seized guns, live bullets, and cars from the spot, sources said.
On being asked, police said that a case under relevant Sections has been registered and an investigation into the incident is underway.