21 Feb '11, 10am

Pimp of Indian 'model' jailed 3 months

Rashid Kashif, the 31-year-old Pakistani national, was jailed three months on Monday for procuring her and living on the earnings of prostitution. BETWEEN FEB 8 and 12, Jain Pooja Manakchand was paid a total of $7,200 by six men who had sex with her. A district court heard that each of them paid the 30-year-old Indian national between $1,400 and $1,800. Rashid Kashif, the 31-year-old Pakistani national who was her 'contact' here, was jailed three months on Monday for procuring her and living on the earnings of prostitution. He told investigators he came across an advertisement posted on the www.expatriates.com website seeking a modelling coordinator in September last year. He called the contact number and talked to Ahmad who identified himself as a modelling agent based in India. The agent told him that he was arranging for one of his models to come to Singapore for a 'pho...

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