Two arrested for betting on IPL match

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 17 Apr 2018 11:28:37



Staff Reporter


Acting on a tip off that in the city’s MG Road located Hotel Ashoka Heritage ‘Satta’ was on over last Sunday’s IPL cricket match between Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab, police personnel from Crime Branch raided the place during
the night. Finding that the ‘Satta’ was on, the police arrested two youths and seized from their possession ‘Satta Patti’ to the tune of near about Rs 5 lakh, Rs 8000, a TV set and other belongings. The two accused were identified as Guruvinder Chabra, 29, resident of old Rajendra Nagar, Avinash Doltani, 27, resident of Ratan Palace Shailendranagar.
The accused were using four different mobiles and now their network would be found out. Case has been registered against them under relevant provisions of Gambling Act. Further investigations are in progress.