Berhampur: Police on Monday busted a sex racket running from a rented house in Hatibandha Sahi under Baidyanathpur police limits in Berhampur town and arrested three youths including the racket mastermind.
Two women engaged in the flesh trade were rescued by the police. Many objectionable items were seized from the spot, sources said.
While the mastermind of the racket was identified as Ajit Behera of Sorada area two others were identified as Ashok Mandal and Arjun Das, both residents of Akuli area, said the police.
During interrogations, Ajit admitted that he was running the flesh trade in the rented accommodation for the past one year.
A case (145/18) has been registered in this regard and the accused persons will be forwarded to court on Tuesday, said inspector-in-charge JK Patnaik.