The police raided a brothel operating in Warakapola and arrested eight people, the police media unit said today.
The police said that the brothel had been operating in Ambepussa, along the Kandy road.
A police team had raided the premises last evening and found 6 women who were involved in prostitution.
The police said that the women were residents of Matara, Kandy, Beligala and Ganewalpola.
The police arrested the women as well as two other suspects and will produce them in court today. (Colombo Gazette)