Azad Miah sentenced to 15 years.

A Carlisle takeaway owner has been jailed for 15 years for attempting to recruit young girls into prostitution and running a brothel from his city centre curry house.

Azad Miah was found guilty of ten offences yesterday following a trial at Carlisle Crown Court.

Hannah Lomas reports.

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Carlisle brothel trial

The jury is expected to retire today in the trial of restaurateur Azad Miah who denies running a child brothel at his Indian takeaway in Carlisle.