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Colva: Crime Branch has arrested two persons, including a Mumbai-based man, and rescued five women from a prostitution racket in South Goa’s Colva beach area.

Police spokesman said that Crime Branch conducted raid on the massage parlour at Colva on Saturday where five girls, involved in prostitution activity, were rescued.

Two men – Suraj Sharma (Quepem, Goa) and Santosh Sonavane (Bhiwandi, Thane, Maharashtra) were arrested during the raid for forcing the girls into prostitution.

Police have registered offence under different sections of Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956.

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