Bhubaneswar: The presence of Bangladeshi women in the city came to the fore after a woman filed a harassment case at Laxmi Sagar police station on Tuesday. Two persons, including a hotel manager were arrested on the basis of the woman’s complaint, however, further investigation revealed that she herself was an illegal immigrant.
DCP Anup Sahoo today said that the informant in this case, Sikha Samadar is a Bangladeshi national and had come to Bhubaneswar recently. While working at a dance bar in West Bengal, she came in contact with someone from Odisha who brought her here with a job assurance.
“The identity proof, an Adhaar card which she produced is fake. We suspect her involvement in a racket. The police has leads about such rackets which will be busted soon,” Sahoo added.