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Dubai boutique owner arrested in Mumbai

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) A fashion designer who also owns a boutique in Khar, a western Mumbai suburb, and in Dubai, was arrested on Tuesday, about 10 days after a victim accused her of trying to force her into prostitution



According to the police, the victim filed a complaint against the boutique owner last month, about six months after returning to India from Dubai



She said that the accused, a 27-year-old woman, had promised her a job as a manager at her Dubai boutique last year



After she reached Dubai in June, her passport was taken away and she was confined to an apartment. Over the next three weeks, she was raped by several men, who had been sent to her as clients, the victim said in her complaint



Finally, she was allowed to return to Mumbai in July



The victim said she was scared after returning and did not take any action against the accused



It was only in January that she decided to file a complaint against the fashion designer
Dubai boutique owner arrested in Mumbai

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