Police has arrested six gamblers and recovered stake money of over eight thousands from the gambling site Srinagar, a statement said.
Following a tip off, a police party headed by SHO Police Station Ram Munshibagh Mohammad Ishaq raided a gambling place and arrested six people while gambling.
They were identified as Fayaz Ahmad Wangoo Manzoor Ahmad Lone, Shahid Ahmad Bhat, Farooq Ahmad Sofi, Muhammad Reyaz Badoo and Bashir Ahmad Bhat. A stake money of Rupees 8030 was recovered from the gambling site. Srinagar police has registered a case FIR number 72/17 under section 13 Gambling Act and investigations has been taken up.