Three gamblers arrested; stake money seized



SRINAGAR: Acting tough against social crimes, Awantipora Police on Wednesday arrested 3 gamblers from a gambling site and seized Rs 3,240 stake money.
As per details, a party of Police Station Khrew raided a gambling site in village Sheikh Mohalla Khrew after following an input about gambling activities and apprehended 3 gamblers, who were identified as Irfan Ahmad Lone, Mohammad Aslam Sheikh and Irshad Ahmad Sheikh, all residents of Sheikh Mohalla Khrew.
Officers also seized playing cards and stake money amounting to Rs 3,240 from their possession. They were arrested and shifted to Police Station Khrew where they remained under custody. Accordingly, a case FIR No. 14/2021 under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Khrew and investigation has been initiated.