10 persons including 8 women were apprehended by police after raiding an unauthorized massage parlour in Thalawathugoda town. The raid was carried out by the Central Anti-Vice Squad of Walaana. The arrested women were aged between 20 and 30, residents of Amparai, Maharagama, Galle, Matale, and Ratnapura. This location was raided on a previous occasion too. Then the owner had fled. But he was apprehended during todays (May 16) raid.