Srinagar, July 22 : Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested 11 Gamblers from the Summer capital city Srinagar in Kashmir.
In a statement issued to Kashmir Despatch police said, Continuing its drive against social evils, Police Party of Police Station Zakoora under SHO PS Zakoora, under the supervision of SP Hazratbal & SDPO Zakoora got a lead and following the information, apprehended 11 persons who were found gambling at Pathan Colony Zakoora.
From the spot, stake money of Rs 118495/= and 03 sets of playing cards were recovered.
In this regard case FIR No. 68/20 U/S 13 Gambling Act stands registered in PS Zakoora and investigation taken up.
This is in continuation of the efforts of Srinagar Police to curb the social evils. General Public has applauded the timely Police action.