Mumbai: At least 48 persons were arrested after an orchestra bar was raided in Tilaknagar area of Mumbai in the early hours of Sunday. Four bar dancer girls were rescued in the raid, according to police.
Devikrupa Orchestra Bar, situated on PL Lokhande Marg, was raided by the police's Social Service branch.
"We found four bar girls dancing. We have arrested 48 persons, comprising 36 customers, 10 stewards and a manager and cashier. Four girls were rescued," Deputy Commissioner of Police (Social Service Branch) Shivdeep Lande told a news agency.
A case has been registered under the Indian Penal Code and Maharashtra Prohibition of Obscene Dance in Hotels, Restaurants and Bar Rooms and Protection of Dignity of Women Act 2016.