Panjim: In the shocking statistics revealed by the Goa Police, out of the total 102 women rescued from commercial sex activities in the state in 2018, 13 per cent were young Goan women.
Maharashtra topped the state with 28 women rescued by the Goa police in the year 2018 from commercial sex activities, while Bengal was third with 8 women rescued. Delhi was fourth with 7 girls rescued.
Four girls who were rescued came from Telangana.
In the list where three girls rescued from a state stood Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh.
In the list of of two girls rescued from a state stood Haryana, Gujarat, Assam and Bihar.
One girl was rescued from each state of Rajasthan, Punjab, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha.
Of the 21 girls rescued that belonged foreign national origin – 9 were from Bangladesh, 6 were from Uzbekistan, 3 from Nepal and 1 from Russia, Israel and Ukraine.