The Enforcement Agency Night Team in association with S.S Branch received information that an illegal Orchestra Bar was in operation in Malad East.
Relying on the information Chandrakant Jadhav Enforcement, CB, Mumbai alongwith Woman Police Inspector, Anita Kadam, Assistant Police Inspector Balasaheb Kannada and team raided Samudra Restaurant and Bar, Orchestra Bar (Dance Clip) Babu Bhai Chawl, Sukhatnkar Estate, Shantharam Pada, Khot Kuan Road, Malad (East) Mumbai on 26 December, at 01:45 hrs.
During the raid, the Police found
27 accused blatantly operating the orchestra bar(Dance Clip) and arrested them and rescued 15 girls.
The accused were arrested under Spl. LAC No. 1218/22, u/s 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 and taken into custody at Dindoshi Police Station.
The Police seized Rs. 1,32,050/- cash, 1laptop (20,000),1 speaker (3000), 1 Amplifier (15,000), 1 Memory Card.
The seizure amounted to
Further investigation is handed over to the concerned Police Station.
Earlier the Enforcement Agency in association with Mumbai Police (Crime) had carried series of raids at Shivleela (Orchestra) Bar and Restaurant Andheri (w)Jayprit (Orchestra) Bar and Restaurent”, Tiger Hookah Parlour in Chembur, EPITOME Global Dining and Hooka Parlour in, Lower Parel, White House (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 Hookah Parlours and accused arrested yet the shady business continues.
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