Srinagar, July 24: Police has arrested seven gamblers and recovered a stake money over fourteen thousand from three gambling places in Srinagar today.
A police party of Police Station Khanyar raided a gambling place and arrested three people while gambling. They were identified as Muzafar Ahmad, Mohammad Iqbal khan, Ashiq Hussain. A stake money of Rupees 3100 was recovered from the gambling site.
Meanwhile, a Police party of police station Nigeen raided a gambling place and arrested two gamblers. They were identified as Fazil Ahmad khan and Gowhar Ahmad Bhat. A stake money of Rupees 1200 were recovered from the gambling site.
In another raid, a police party of Police station Safakadal apprehended two gamblers near Pinchimandi in an open public place. A stake money of Rupees 14000 was recovered from the gambling place. Three separate cases have been registered against these gamblers and further investigation is on.
2015 Kashmir Despatch