Police arrests six gamblers in Kulgam
Srinagar: Acting tough against the social crimes, police arrested six gamblers in Kulgam and seized stake money from their possession, a police spokesman said Monday.
He said that acting on specific information about gambling activities at a public place at Akhran, a police party raided the gambling site and arrested six gamblers on the spot. They have been identified as Mohammad Younis Machoo son of Wali Mohammad Machoo resident of Akhran, Mohammad Ishaq Shan son of Mohammad Maqbool Shan resident of Akhran, Lateef Ahmad Sofi son of Bashir Ahmad Sofi resident of Wanpoh, Altaf Ahmad Dar son of Gull Mohammad Dar resident of Battachloo Kulgam, Mushtaq Ahmad Wani son of Mohammad Afzal Wani resident of Monghal Furrah and Ajaz Ahmad Shan son of Abdul Rehman Shan resident of Nowpora.
Officers have seized stake money of ₹10,000/-, 06 Mobile Phones and playing cards from their possession. They have been shifted to the police station where they remain in custody. Accordingly, a case under relevant sections of law has been registered at Police Station Qazigund and investigation has been initiated, the spokesman added.