The Anti Trafficking Cell, CB CID last Tuesday received an information that a film director Senthamil Arasu of Porur in collusion with a broker by name Rajeswari of Nungambakkam was forcing a juvenile girl to involve in prostitution in the guise of providing chances in the cine field.
The veracity of the information of the informant was confirmed with the help of a decoy a trap was organised to rescue the victim and arrest the accused. The accused asked the informant to pay Rs, 1, 50,000 for supplying this victim. An advanced amount of Rs. 10,000 was paid to the accused by the decoy.
During the raid members of an NGO were involved. Members of Child Welfare Committee were also informed. The raid culminated in rescuing the victim and arrest of three accused including the mother of the victim. The decoy amount of Rs 10,000 and four mobile phones of the accused were seized. While the rescued juvenile girl aged about 14 years was interviewed. She revealed that film director Senthamilarasu forced her to have sexual intercourse with certain persons. The rescued girl was sent to a children home for girls and the aforesaid accused were produced before the court.