Not just that, they also arrested three British women who were found 'socialising' in the rooms of West Indies players early on Wednesday, police and other sources said.
Police bodyguards protecting players at the ongoing World Cup T20 arrested the three Britons at the deluxe Cinnamon Grand hotel in Colombo and handed them over to the nearby police station for further investigations.
The "beach boys," or young males who work on the beach as tour guides and organizers of boat rides and other entertainment, are often also the providers of prostitutes.Prostitution has not become as severe a problem in Sri Lanka as in some neighboring countries.Many high-class hotels in Colombo offer "extra services" as well. No one would guess that it happens at such a reputed hotel. There are 12 rooms, and while giving the massage, the lady asks for a tip of 10,000 for sex.Prostitution in Sri Lanka is not illegal, but soliciting and running brothels is under the vagrants ordinance and the brothels ordinance.It is also illegal to procure and traffic persons for prostitution.