Ahmadi securitymen arrested 18 women of different nationalities and three men from two flats in two buildings in Mahboula area from where they were practicing prostitution. According to security sources, when Ahmadi Security Director Brigadier Abdullah Safa received information about three expatriates using two flats in Mahboula as brothels, a team was formed for investigations.
After confirming the information and obtaining a warrant from the Public Prosecution, securitymen raided the two flats and arrested the three pimps and 18 women. Securitymen checked their details to discover they were all violators of the residency law and some were involved in cases. When questioned, one of the suspects revealed that they charge KD10 from Arabs and KD3 from Asians for an hour with a prostitute. The suspects were referred to the concerned authorities for necessary legal action against them.