A brothel which had been operating in Thalangama was raised by the police and five women as well as the manager were arrested.
The police said that the brothel had been operating near the Pannipitiya road in Pellawatte in the Thalangama police division.
When the police raided the location they first arrested a 25 year old man who was operating as the manager of the location.
The police later arrested five women aged between 26 and 38. The suspects are to be produced before the Kaduwela Magistrate today. (Colombo Gazette)