Staff Reporter

PATHANAMTHITTA: A sex racket operating from a rented house at Kaviyoor near Thiruvalla was busted in a raid conducted by the Thiruvalla police early Thursday morning. A police party, led by Mallappally Circle Inspector Deva Manohar and Thiruvalla Sub-Inspector K.R. Pratheek, arrested four persons, including two women, from the house.

Ninan Mathew, 34, Kombakkeril, Niranom, who runs Sevana Hospital in Hyderabad; Bineesh, 25, Mamballil, Paippad; Omana, 44, Thaimaravumkara; and Geetha, 34, Vellampara, Malappuram; were the arrested persons.

The raid party seized a car and four mobile phones belonging to Mathew from the house premises.

According to the Sub-Inspector, the raid followed a telephonic tip off received at the police station.