Shimla, Sep 13 : A man was arrested on charges of running a flesh trade racket here, police said on Friday.
The accused was identified as Varinder Singh, resident of Sasnagar, Mohali.
Additional Superintendent of Police(ASP) Parveer Thakur confirmed that on a tip off, they arrested him. The accused was contacted through Whatsapp and he agreed to provide two girls, he said.
Both the girls were rescued and the vehicle used for the crime was also seized.
A case under Section 4 of the Prevention of Woman Trafficking Act and Sec 370 of IPC was registered.
The accused would be produced before the court for seeking police remand, the ASP added. (UNI)