Puri: Baliapanda police today arrested two persons in connection with a sex racket raid here. The accused have been identified as Chinmaya Swarup Panda (52) of Jajpur Road and Chinmaya Ranjan Rout (49) of Panikoili. An SUV has been seized from there possession.
The duo was arrested during a raid on an apartment in Baliapanda area here on Monday night. Some objectionable materials and cash was seized from their possession. The accused have been booked under relevant Sections of ITP Act and forwarded to the court, SP Akhilesvar Singh said.
The police also arrested three persons in an extortion case linked with this case. The accused have been identified as Sunil Kumar Samal (29) of Balichandrapur. Another person linked to this case, Anand Ram of Cuttack has fled, Singh said.