Seven arrested for gambling from hotel in Sangrur

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Sangrur
  • Updated: Aug 02, 2015 09:11 IST

Police arrested seven persons for gambling at a vacant plot adjoining Ghajini hotel, Sangrur on Saturday.

According to constables Ashok Kumar and Bhola Singh, a police party, during patrolling, spotted some people gambling at Sohian road and recovered Rs 46,760 from them, alongwith the playing cards.

The culprits were arrested on the spot and booked under section 13 of the Gambling Act.

Among the arrested, Matbal Singh, Vijay Kumar, Jatinder Singh and Jarnail Singh are from Sangrur, while Reshmpal and Jeet Singh are residents of village Mangwal and Sohal Lal is from Badrukhan.

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