Six gamblers nabbed, Rs 3.35L seized

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Apr 2018 09:49:35



Staff Reporter

Kamla Nagar police along raided a hotel Jehan Numa Retreat based on tip off of gambling in the hotel premises of the hotel on Thursday night.Police carried out the raid at around 7 pm after a tip off that six persons are involved in gambling inside room no 14 in the hotel.The room was locked from inside while the accused were involved in the gambling in drunken state.According to SHO Kamla Nagar Ashish Bhattacharya, the six accused-Ravindra Jain, Ravi Goyal, Mukesh Sharma, Zaheer Khan, Abudul and his employee Prakash were arrested after the team entered the room knocking the door. SHO Bhattacharya said that Ravindra Jain is a stationary trader and Ravi Goyal is a grain merchant and both hail from Sehore whereas Mukesh is government supplier, Zaheer is a private bank employee and Abdul is paving block supplier and all of them are resident of Bhopal. A total Rs 3.35 lakh have been seized from their possession while a probe is on in connection with the case.