Bar Raid Alerts:-
Enforcement (SS Branch)
1) Name of case:-
Orchestra Bar (Dance Clip)
2) PS /Sections applied:-
Santacruz PS. CR No.25/23, u/s 188, 34 IPC r/w 3, 8(1),(2), (4) Prohibition of Obscene Dancing in Hotels, Restaurants and Bar rooms and Protection of the dignity of the Women (working in them) act 2016.
3) Seized Property :-
Rs. 3,48,670/- cash, 01-laptop (Rs-25,000), 01 speaker (Rs-8000), 01 Amplifier (Rs-23,000), 01 cable(500), 01 Memory Card Total Amount :-
4) Total accused:- 69
( 01conductor , 02 Manager, 01 Cashier, 16 stewards/waiters, 04 orchestra artists, 44 customers, rescue 14 Victim Girls.)
wanted 01 licence holders,)
5) Place of offence :-
Lakshadeep Restaurant and Bar, Gazdhar Bandh Road, Santacruz, Mumbai
6)Details of Operation :-
On the 6th of Jan. team of Enforcement received information that the above arrested accused & wanted accused running an illegal Orchestra Bar (Dance Bar) So Raid conducted on 07/01/2023 at 00:40 hrs. at the above place.
68 Accused taken in Custody. An offence under the above sections is registered at Santacruz Police station.
Myself, API Kanawade, PSI Kanerkar & Staff conducted raid.
Further investigation is handed over to the concerned Police Station.
News Input by
ACP Chandrakant Jadhav Enforcement, CB, Mumbai.
Earlier the Enforcement Agency in association with Mumbai Police (Crime) had carried series of raids at Sharmili Restaurant and Orchestra Bar Rkc (Dance Clip) in Dahisar, Sagar Restaurant & Orchestra Bar (Dance) Wadala, Samudra Restaurant and Bar, Orchestra Bar (Dance Clip) in Malad East.
Shivleela (Orchestra) Bar and Restaurant Andheri (w)Jayprit (Orchestra) Devikripa,, Carnival, Samith Bar and Restaurent”, Tiger Hookah Parlour in Chembur, EPITOME Global Dining and Hooka Parlour in, Lower Parel, Carnival (Orchestra) Bar and Restaurant im Worli, Ghungroo (Orchestra) Bar and Restaurant in Ghatkopar and so forth.
Despite the raids in the above mentioned Orchestra Bars and accused arrested yet the shady business continues.
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