HARIPUR: The court of a judicial magistrate granted a one-day police remand on Sunday for a man and woman who were arrested on charges of running a brothel in the urban limits of Haripur. Earlier, on Saturday, police conducted a raid on London Plaza and arrested Gul Nargis and Waqar Ahmed. A criminal case was registered against them under sections 371-B, 419, 420 of Pakistan Penal Code which prohibit prostitution. The accused woman was sent to Central Prison Haripur while Waqas is still being interrogated.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 9th, 2015.