Police arrests five gamblers in Srinagar

Police arrests five gamblers in Srinagar

Srinagar: On a credible input Srinagar Police arrested five gamblers from a gambling site, police said.

A police party from Police Station Karan Nagar raided a gambling site following an input about gambling activities at Syed Mansoor Chowk Srinagar. Five persons identified as Muneer Ahmad Ahangar, Tanveer Ahmad Ahangar, Muzaffar Ahmad Ahangar all residents of Karan Nagar Srinagar, Bilal Ahmad Najar resident of Chanapora Srinagar and Zahid Ahmad Ahangar resident of Soura Srinagar were arrested by the police for gambling offences.

Officers have seized playing cards and stake amount of ₹5,540/- from the gamblers.

Case FIR No. 04/2020 under relevant sections of law has been registered in Police Station Karan Nagar

Persons found indulging in criminal activities shall be dealt as per law. Community members are requested to share information regarding the crimes in their neighbourhood with the local police units.