The Crime Branch – Criminal Investigation Department of the Puducherry police on Tuesday released the photos of six former policemen, who were involved in child prostitution. These 6 police were not surrendered despite of several warnings given.
CB-CID Branch also filed the case and investigation is on speed progress. 9 police were booked in this Pondicherry child prostitution case.
3 of them named former sub-inspector V Balakrishnan and former police constables M Selvakumar and G Sankar surrendered on Saturday. They were kept in court custody.
However, six more former policemen — V Yuvaraj and T Sundar, A Anusa Basha, B Kumaravel, G Pandarinathan and V Rajaram did not surrender despite of several severe warnings. It is that those 6 police were absconded and CB-CID is taking efforts to arrest them.
Senior CB-CID officer S Venkatasamy said “We released their photographs (six former policemen who were evading arrest) at around 12 noon on Tuesday. We are confident of receiving vital information leading to their arrest. We will arrest them soon. The agency has so far arrested 12 people and rescued four minor girls. These six former policemen are only people wanted in the case at this stage of investigation. We will file a chargesheet as soon as we arrest them”.
The police also saved four minor girls from the prostitution racket.