The police will now place calls to the numbers mentioned on the websites, and use the recorded conversations to ensure convictions against the accused. According to SSB sources, efforts were under way since mid to get several websites offering escort escort web sites off the internet.
Sitds SSB had found that escort web sites websites, which only had telephone numbers on them, were actually being operated by pimps offering services of models and foreigners.
SSB officers said they had written to the Central government several times, asking that these websites be taken off, but received no response.
Deputy Commissioner of Police Enforcement Mahesh Patil confirmed that escort web sites had escort web sites no replies to the letters sent to the Centre. A senior officer with the Mumbai Police said taking websites off involved contacting the servers to shut them down as well as contacting search engines like Google to ensure that these websites do not show up in searches.
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Consequently, the effort was only taken if the websites in question escort web sites a serious law and order problem or a sltes of breach of peace, which was not the case with escort services, the officer said. The SSB has now started going through escort web sites classifieds and advertisements on the internet, and identifying such websites.
escort web sites On Wednesday night, the SSB busted a prostitution racket being run out of a salon in Bandra, arresting two pimps and rescuing five girls. The police said the accused were running a website called the Mumbai Escort Service.
Four such rackets have been busted by the SSB since January this year.