Church in Kanyakumari found functioning as brothel, 7 including a pastor and 4 women held

Seven people including four women and a pastor named Rev. Dr. Lal N S Shine Singh have been arrested by the police for running a sex racket under the cover of a church.

The Federal Church of India affiliated with the Diocese of Christ Anglican Church of India is located at Jyothi Nagar in ST Mangadu in Kanyakumari district. It is reportedly one of the largest Churches in the Kanyakumari. Rev. Dr. Lal N S Shine Singh is the founder and president of this of this Church.

Police in the district received in formation that several young men and women were coming frequently to the Church premises in luxury cars. Investigations revealed that the Church was functioning as a brothel with several women and men getting caught red handed. One of them was a 19 year old girl who was forced into sex work by her own mother.

The police arrested seven people including four women and pastor Lal N S Shine Singh. During interrogation pastor Lal Shine Singh and another person named Shibin confessed that they were involved in running a sex racket.

A case has been registered with the Nithiravilai police and the culprits have been jailed.

Courtesy: The Commune