Five Uzbek sex workers arrested at two hotels

Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Five women from Uzbekistan who were engaged in the sex trade using tourist visas, were arrested at two leading hotels in Wellawatta and Bambalapitiya by officers of the investigation and intelligence unit of the Department of Immigration and Emigration today.
The women were arrested following a raid carried out by the officers using decoys.
The Department of Immigration and Emigration said that the women are aged 25 to 35 years.