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Three persons of Indian origin arrested in Canada for human trafficking

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Toronto, Aug 26 (PTI) Three people of Indian origin have been arrested in Canada on charges of human trafficking. In this case the age of the victim is less than 18 years. Police have arrested three people from the city of Brampton, Ontario, while the search is on for a fourth, who is from South Asia, Toronto Star newspaper reported. The case pertains to the investigation of trafficking of a girl under the age of 18 years. It has been said in the news that 23-year-old Amritpal Singh and 22-year-old Harkuvar Singh were under the age of 18 years.

Toronto, Aug 26 (PTI) Three people of Indian origin have been arrested in Canada on charges of human trafficking. In this case the age of the victim is less than 18 years. Police have arrested three people from the city of Brampton, Ontario, while the search is on for a fourth, who is from South Asia, Toronto Star newspaper reported. The case pertains to the investigation of trafficking of a girl under the age of 18 years.

The report said that 23-year-old Amritpal Singh and 22-year-old Harkuwar Singh were accused of trafficking a girl under the age of 18, taking advantage of sexual service provided by a girl under the age of 18, advertising a sex service, forcibly imprisoned charged with assault and assault.

Sukhmanpreet Singh, 23, is facing charges of forcible confinement and assault, the news said.

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The newspaper said police had launched an investigation on Saturday into allegations that a minor girl was detained without her consent, assaulted several times and trafficked in the prostitution trade. It has been told that the victim has been admitted to the hospital due to serious injuries.

All the arrested accused were produced in an Ontario court on August 22.

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