Jaleswar: Police today busted a sex racket being run by a liquor trader in Nahanjara village under Singla police station in Balasore district.
Police also caught a youth and a woman in a compromising position last night after raiding his house. The house owner Manoranjan and his wife has been detained and are being interrogated.
Villagers said Manoranjan is engaged in illegal liquor trade. Besides, he allegedly involved in a flesh trade by engaging girls from outside.
Locals had also convened meeting several times in the village and asked him to stop such illegal practice. However, he didn’t care the village meeting due to money and muscle power.
Later, villagers collectively informed Singla police following which a team of police with the help of local residents raided the house last night and caught two in a compromising position. Some others fled the spot.