In absolute and total disregard to the stringent raids on Dance Bars, Hookah Parlours and prostitution under the garb of Bar and Restaurant and subsequent arrests, the dubious owners carry on with their shady business unmindfully and fearlessly.
In a fresh crackdown, the Enforcement of SS Branch on genuine information and tip-off of an operation of illegal Dance Bar in Agripada raided Retro Bar (Dance Bar) and Restaurant Sane Guruji Road, Ghas Bazar Agripada, Mumbai on 24 December at unearthly hours at 1.00 am.
Amid the raid successfully conducted under the supervision of ACP Chandrakant Jadhav alongside API Kadam and Team took into custody 33 accused at the Agripada Police Station and booked them under Cr. No. 525/22, and under IPC Sections 308,188,34 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. The Police rescued 8 girls.
Further investigation to the offence is in progress.