Police arrest 3 gamblers from Nowgam

Police arrest 3 gamblers from Nowgam


Srinagar, Feb 13, CNS: Police on Tuesday raided a gambling site in Nowgam area of Srinagar city and arrested three gamblers.

    The police party was led by Station House Officer Showkat Ahmed.

   “We have been continuously receiving complaints from general public about the drug menace and gambling. We have launched a drive against social crime and today we arrested 3 gamblers on spot and also recovered stake money Rs 10,000 from the spot,” SHO Nowgam said and appealed people to come forward and cooperate with police.

    A case vide FIR number13/18 under section 13 Gambling Act has been registered against the arrested gamblers.

   He identified the arrested gamblers as Jahangir Rather of Batote, Majeed Hajam of Hajam Mohalla Nowgam and Ajaz Lone of Ramso. (CNS)