4 men, 9 women arrested from Peshawar brothels
PESHAWAR: Acting over a complaint filed by a woman, the local police on Monday raided two alleged brothels in Paharipura locality and arrested four men and nine women, six of whom were allegedly being forced into prostitution, a source said. The source said Rabia had approached the senior police officers, saying she was being blackmailed for the last three years and forced into prostitution by a group in Paharipura. The officials directed the local police to raid the two alleged brothels from where the raiding parties arrested nine women and four men. Three women were said to be members of the gang that was forcing the other six young girls into prostitution by blackmailing them through different tactics.