Spot-fixing: Mumbai Police recover Sreesanth's laptop, arrest key bookie

  • Vivek Sharma, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: May 18, 2013 18:23 IST

The Mumbai police on Saturday said that they had raided a five star hotel and searched the rooms independently booked in name of Sreesanth and Jiju Janardhan in the city and found laptop, ipad, mobile and diary which appeared to be of the cricketer.

Addressing reporters in Mumbai, joint commissioner of police Himanshu Roy said, "We are recreating the movements of Sreesanth and Jiju on May 14th morning through CCTV footage. We shall be able to make a final comment only after analysing evidence."

He said the police had arrested key bookie Ramesh Vyas on May 15, who revealed vital information during during the interrogation. "Yesterday, we received information that Sreesanth had independently booked himself in a five-star hotel. We searched two rooms booked in name of Sreesanth and Jiju Janardhan," Roy said.

The police are now trying to retrieve the information in the laptop and other devices found in the rooms.

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