Police arrests 14 gamblers in Baramulla; stake money seized


Srinagar: Acting tough against social crimes, Police in Baramulla have arrested 14 gamblers and seized stake money from their possession.

Acting on specific information, police parties from Police Station Kunzer and Police Station Pattan raided gambling sites at Takiya Batpora, Hardu Aboora, Hanjiwera Bala & Kripalpora Payeen following an input about gambling activities and apprehended 14 gamblers.

Officers have seized stake money of ₹36,440/- and playing cards from the gamblers. They have been arrested and shifted to respective police stations where they remain in custody

Accordingly, cases under relevant sections of law have been registered in respective police stations and further investigation is in progress.