India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 5, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will today hold a protest in support of Ugandan women who have alleged that they were forced into a drug and sex racket in Delhi, which has been taken by the party as vindication of a controversial raid by its Law Minister Somnath Bharti.
Delhi News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Wednesday February 5, 2014
Delhi's controversial Law Minister Somnath Bharti, accused last month of harassing some African women during a midnight raid to bust what he alleged was a sex and drug racket in south Delhi, has now been approached by three Ugandan women for help.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from PTI) | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Three Ugandan women who came to India last month are at a nari niketan or "home for women", after alleging that they were lured to Delhi with the promise of jobs, but were held "hostage" by people they have reportedly described as the "drug mafia." They have also alleged that they were forced into prostitution but added that they resisted. The Aam ...
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday January 17, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal's Law Minister Somnath Bharti has been accused of a racist slur in a complaint to the National Human Rights Commission after six African women were allegedly abused in public and taken to the police station on the suspicion that they were involved in a sex and drugs racket, but let off after several hours.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 20, 2012
The infamous mastermind of an inter-state prostitution racket, who used to supply call girls at farmhouses and five-star hotels attempted suicide in the high-security Tihar jail in New Delhi, police said on Tuesday.
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Tuesday July 26, 2011
Delhi, sex, racket, Uzbek, women, arrested
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Wednesday July 20, 2011
Finally, the mastermind behind 'Delhi Top Escorts', one of the most popular website of its genre is in sights of Delhi police.
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Thursday July 14, 2011
Delhi police claim to have busted a high profile flesh trade racket operating from the Chhatarpur Enclave area of South Delhi on July 12. Five girls and two touts were arrested in this connection and an Audi and Santro were also recovered. According to the police, Najma Khan (27) was the kingpin of the gang that targeted high profile clients in Sou...
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 28, 2010
Police claimed to have busted a prostitution racket in Rohini locality of outer Delhi with the arrest of seven people, including six women.According to the police, the gang was operating from Rohini Sector-16 and was busted Sunday evening after police sent a decoy customer to strike a deal with a woman named Premlata, 39.She ran the gang along with...
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Thursday November 25, 2010
Delhi-based tarot card reader and socialite Poonam Sethi was at the Kirti Nagar police station late on Wednesday night to lodge an FIR. Sethi's friends and clients were receiving mobile text messages and emails claiming she was running "a full time sex racket for starved married women from a covert south Delhi rented apartment". "I started ge...
Cities | mid-day.com | Tuesday October 19, 2010
Two persons in Delhi who claim to have exposed a sex racket allege they are being harassed by cops.The Delhi police allegedly lodged an FIR of robbery against the two persons. The twist is that the duo had conducted a sting operation on a prostitution racket and had allegedly provided the video to the police. They now claim that the cops are harass...
Cities | mid-day.com | Monday October 18, 2010
While Indian athletes struck gold during the Commonwealth Games, some enterprising individuals used the opportunity to rake in the moolah. Five persons including three girls and two pimps, who were allegedly running a sex racket in south Delhi, were arrested by the police on Sunday. One of the girls reportedly told the police that they had been act...
Cities | mid-day.com | Tuesday August 3, 2010
Delhi's self-styled Godman Rajiv Ranjan Dwevedi is currently behind bars under stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) charges after allegedly running a massive sex racket in the country for several years. He was nabbed in February after an undercover operation by the Delhi police. Now, a close friend of his is about to share t...
Cities | mid-day.com | Monday March 15, 2010
Shiv Murti Dwivedi aka Sex Baba was running a nationwide organised sex racket, with some models and actresses allegedly working for him. But he didn't do it on his own. There were people like Praveen Kumar by his side.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday March 15, 2010
A Delhi court has remanded self-styled Godman Shiv Murat Dwivedi, accused of running a flesh trade racket, to one day judicial custody.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 7, 2010
Stringent MCOCA was invoked against a self-styled Godman, recently caught in New Delhi on charges of running a multi-crore sex racket.