Four Women Rescued From Bar In Maharashtra: Police.
Nineteen people were arrested after a band bar was raided in the Kashimira area of Maharashtra’s Thane district in the early hours of Saturday, police from Mira Bhayander Vasai Virar (MBVV) said.
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During the raid, which took place around 3 a.m., a secret room was discovered in a restaurant wall where four women were being kept in extremely dirty and dirty conditions that could have led to their death, Senior Inspector Sanjay said. Hazare from Kashimira Police Station.
The bar was operating undercover despite all of those outlets being asked to remain closed under “break the chain” restrictions to curb the COVID-19 outbreak, he added.
“We have arrested 19 people, including several customers and six employees of the bar. We have booked them on various charges, including article 308 of the IPC due to the presence of women in the cavity,” added the official.