Teenagers rescued from forced sex work in Barisal
Photo: BigstockPolice filed a case against four people including a hotel owner and sent the girls for forensic testsPolice on Monday rescued two teenagers reportedly from rape and forced sex work, from a residential hotel in Barisal as the girls were brought there with the promise of a different job. Selim Chowkidar, Anwar Hossain and Belal Gazi-- all staffs of the residential hotel, Hotel Payel, in Barisalâs Chawkbazar-- were arrested by the police on the same day. The teenagers hailing from Jhalakathi and Barguna came to Barisal more than a month ago as the hotel staff assured them handsome salaries and a job in a private company, said Rabiul, quoting the girls. The girls tried to escape but the hotel owners and staff confined them and kept them under round the clock surveillance. Police filed a case against four people including the hotel owner and sent the girls for forensic tests.