Srinagar, Dec 27: Continuing its action against social crimes, police party of police Station Sadder while on routine patrolling in Sanat Nagar area arrested 5 gamblers identified as Bashir Ahmad Choudhary, Shabir Ahmad Khan, Aijaz Ahmad Beigh, Ghulam Hassan Sheikh and Farooq Ahmad Dar, all residents of Aloochi Bagh Srinagar.
Stake money of Rs 7,750 and gambling cards were recovered from the gambling site.
Case FIR under section 13 Gambling Act was registered & Investigation taken up.
One more gambling site was raided by police party of police Station Nigeen while on routine patrolling and arrested 4 gamblers identified as Imtyaz Ahmad Dar, Azad Ahmad Kakroo, Mukhtyar Ahmad Dar residents of Nigeen and Fida Hussain Pota resident of Sultan Mohalla Saidakadal.
Stake money of Rs 2,250 and gambling cards were recovered from the spot.
Case FIR No. 168/2017 under section 13 Gambling Act was registered & Investigation was set into motion. (PTK)