Udupi, Jan 30, 2019: A police team led by Karkala ACP Krishnakanth raided a house at Rajeevanagar in Badagabettu near Manipal and unearthed a prostitution racket which was being operated from there.
The raid followed a complaint during a phone-in programme. A total of ten persons including a woman have been arrested during the raid.
The police team has seized a cash of Rs 65,250, five vehicles, 11 cell phones as many as 22 condoms apart from three used ones from the house, among other things.
It is learnt the racket was being operated by a person named Vadiraj Ameen alias Vadi through his wife. The arrested are Satish (30) from Chikkamagaluru, Karthik (37) from Tamil Nadu, Mahesh Bhat (26), Asha (35), Deepak (30), Vinay (28), Puneeth (29), Dinesh (30), Sachin (32), Arun (25) and Dinesh (30).
The SP has suspended Manipal ASI Shekhar and constable Suresh for not raiding the place despite complaints from the public.