Police raid city hotel, arrest 2 couples

A case was registered against the accused under relevant sections of the IPC.

By: Express News Service | Ludhiana | Published: March 13, 2015 5:14 am

The division no. 1 police raided a hotel in old city area and arrested two couples from a room in a compromising position on Thursday morning.

The police also arrested the owner and manager of the hotel for renting out rooms for immoral activities.

The police raided the hotel after getting a tip-off. The area residents had also complained to the police several times regarding illegal activities in the hotel.

Inspector Dharampal, the SHO at division no. 1 police station, said a raid was conducted at Hotel Ankit and the police arrested two couples from the hotel in a compromising situation. The hotel owner and manager rent out rooms for thousands of rupees for a few hours.

The accused had been running illegal activities in the hotel for the last six months and after getting information from sources, the police raided the hotel, added Dharampal.

A case was registered against the accused under relevant sections of the IPC.

Around 10-12 couples, said an area resident, visit the hotel on a daily basis. Apart from Hotel Ankit, there are several hotels in the area where illegal activities go unchecked.

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  1. Indra Rani
    Jan 6, 2018 at 11:42 pm
    It is legal for two consenting adults to stay at hotel rooms, but police file the case under immoral activities ( Fake case filed under pros ution by police ), Let them have enjoy their life, it is not rape, nor they are having in public place, who is getting harmed in such activities, Couples should have booked 5 star hotel, only filthy rich can live life as they wish.
    1. Agastya M
      Mar 22, 2015 at 12:54 pm
      Why are the cops wasting time on such silly things? Useless cops have no manliness of getting women for themselves. There are enough real big criminals; land grabbers, chain snatchers, vehicle thieves and terrorists. They all enjoy peaceful Bangalore for their work.