Srinagar: Police on Thursday arrested six gamblers from Karan Nagar area here.
In a statement, a spokesman on a tip off, a police party raided a gambling site and arrested six gamblers. He said that the gamblers were identified as Shabir Ahmad Wani, Bilal Ahmad Rather, Shahnawaz Ahmad Mir, Mohammad Abrar Wani, Mohammad Aslam Khan and Mushtaq Ahmad Wani all residents of Safa Kadal.
He said that police recovered stake money of Rs 31,515 and few packs of cards from the gambling spot.
A case FIR no 19 of 2015 under section 8 gambling act has been registered against the gamblers, he said.