Srinagar police on Monday said that they arrested five gamblers and recovered stake money of Rs. 3110 from the gambling site.
Police arrested five gamblers who were later identified as Imran Ahmad Beigh son of Abdul Ahad resident of Iqbal Colony Soura, Adil Ahmad Mir son of Javid Ahmad resident of Khalmula Nagbal, Shahid Khan son of Ghulam Nabi resident of Bilal Colony, Soura, Nadeem Ahmad Dar son of Bashir Ahmad resident of Natipora Srinagar and Umer Shafi son of Mohammad Shafi resident of Khanyar while gambling at a public place in Soura.
During the raid Rs 3110 and playing cards were recovered from the gambling site. A case FIR number 18/2014 under section 13 Gambling Act was registered against the gamblers in Police Station Soura.