Sub: Rescue of 57 girls from Budhwarpeth Red-Light area, Pune On 13th January 2011.
M/s. Rescue Foundation has successfully rescued 57 girls on 13th January 2011 from Budhwarpeth Red-Light area, Pune.
Details of Information, Investigation and Rescue of these victims are as under:
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From Last several months Rescue Foundation observed that many Minor girls in Budhwarpeth Red-Light Area are forced for Prostitution. In view of this unfortunate scenario our President Smt. Triveni BAL Krishna Acharya discussed this issue with Top Level Police Official of Pune Police and requested them for a Mass Rescue Operation Specially for Forced Minor Girls in Budhwarpeth Red-Light area.
On 13th January 2011 at 1:00 pm Rescue Foundation team went to the D.C.P Office Shivajinagar and Met Mr. Gyaneshwer Phadatare (Deputy Commissioner of Police Zone-1, Pune City) and discussed the information about Minor girls in Budhwarpeth Red-Light area and also requested to go for a Mass Rescue Operation. After long discussion Mr. Gyaneshwer Phadatare was ready for Massive Rescue Operation in Red-Light Area and he called his Junior Police Officials and made a Team of 150 Police Officers and gave them instructions about the Rescue Operation. He made 10 teams and each team had 15 Police Officials with a Lady Police.
On the same day at 2.10 pm 'Rescue Foundation' team and Police Officials Started a Massive Rescue Operation in Budhwarpeth Red-Light area and cordoned the entire Red-light area, After that each team started search operation in every building and we mainly searched the New Building, Machis Building, Khusbu Building, Disco Building, Kohinoor Building and other buildings of Red-Light area, after 5 hours Long Rescue operation we had 57 girls Rescued and 6 Brothel-keepers arrested!!!
Currently among 57 girls there are 37 girls were handover to Government Homes & 20 girls are staying at our Pune Shelter home.