Police arrest 7 gamblers, stake money recovered

Police arrest 7 gamblers, stake money recovered

 

Srinagar, Dec 8: Jammu and Kashmir police arrested seven gamblers and recovered stake money from them in the summer capital, Srinagar.

A police spokesperson said that following inputs, a police party raided a gambling site at Alochibagh and arrested seven persons. “The gamblers were identified as Sajad Ahmad Bhat, Farooq Ahmad Dar, Javed Abdullah, Asif Farash, Ashraf Najar, Yasin Misgar and Irfan Ayub Dar,” he said.

He said stake money of Rs 54,000 and playing cards were recovered from the spot. “Police have registered a case and initiated investigation into the incident,” he added.