Prostitution racket busted in Hi-tech city

Hyderabad: Special Operations team Cyberabad police on Monday night raided a star hotel in Hi-tech city and busted a prostitution gang operating with foreign girls and models.

While the organiser is on the run, five young women, one of whom was released, were taken into custody and handed over to Madhapur police.

According to Madhapur CI Ravindra Prasad, three young women from Uzbekistan and two young women from Delhi have booked five rooms in a one-star hotel in Madhapur. Two managers Arnav and Prince have been taken into custody.

Jnana Shekhar Manikanthan (44), a resident of Sheikhupura, was arrested by the police. Police seized Rs

29,560 in cash, condom packets and a cellphone from hotel rooms.

The police informed that the rescued women shall be handed over to the rescue home and a case has been registered and investigation is underway.