Police arrests 5 gamblers in Srinagar

Srinagar: Srinagar police on Sunday said that they arrested five gamblers while gambling in SanatNagar area and recovered stake money of rupees 10,300 from their possession.
Police press handout said that acting on information, Srinagar police raided a gambling site at Sannat Nagar area and arrested five persons identified as Saleem Khan resident of Chanapora, Muzzamil Bashir resident of Jawahar Nagar, Shabir Ahmad resident of Rambagh, Aijaz Ahmad resident of Rawalpora and Showkat Ahmad resident of Rambagh from the gambling spot. A stake money of Rs 10300 and playing cards were recovered from their possession.
A case FIR number 227/17 under section 13 Gambling Act was registered in Police Station Sadder registered and investigation was taken up.