Four arrested for gambling

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Jan 2019 10:34:04


Staff Reporter,


Civil Lines Police arrested four men running gambling ring and seized cash of Rs 12,550 at Bairagi Bada of Rajatalab on Saturday.

According the police, a team of Civil Lines Police conducted a raid in response to a tip-off regarding the gambling activity under the leadership of senior officers. Police caught Ashok Sahu (37), a resident of Santoshi Nagar Tikrapara , Kishore Jain (55), a resident of Kota Gudhiyari, Ballu Jaiswani (38), a resident of Housing Board colony Mowa Pandri and Raja Tandon (29), a resident of Jhanda Chowk Pandri, running the gambling ring and confiscated the cash.
A case under Section 4 (A) of Gambling Act was registered and separate case under Section 151 of Code of Criminal Proceeding.