Meghalaya girl rescued from ‘prostitution ring’ in West Bengal
TURA | Oct 18, 2019:
The sensational rescue took place yesterday with the girl currently under the care of the NGO that rescued her — the Kanchenjunga Ucched Kendra (KUK).
The rescue of the minor girl also led to the arrest of two persons allegedly involved in pushing her into the sex racket while other involved in the case have also been identified.
Confirming the rescue the superintendent of police, WGH informed that immediately after matters came to be known, efforts are currently on to help bring back the girl to Tura and reunite her with her family.
"She had gone missing since the past six months and a missing case has been filed in Tura. A WT message had been sent on her going missing and we were looking for her since then and normal channels had not worked. We are now coordinating with West Bengal police on the matter," confirmed superintendent of police, Dr MGR Kumar.
According to an update on the matter posted by KUK, the girl was rescued from a flying brothel near Tilak Sadur More, Siliguri by KUK.