A spa in Nashik was raided by the city police. Thirteen people were detained which include eight women. The spa was allegedly being used for prostitution.
A police team conducted the raid on Wednesday evening at the spa in HPT College Road locality following a tip off that a sex racket was being run from the spa, according to Gangapur Road police station in-charge Mahesh Devikar.
He told that five men and eight women were detained from the spa after the raid. They were let off after the interrogation.
Police told that the owner of the spa Paresh Surana was Booked under sections of Prevention of Immoral Trafficking Act, police said.
Surana is absconding and a manhunt has been launched for him. The spa was raided in the past also but it began operations again, Devikar told.