Brother-in-law of famous Bollywood actor held for bettingUpdated: Sep 27, 2017 14:22 IST
The police on Tuesday arrested the brother-in-law of a prominent Bollywood actor on betting charges.
The accused, Amit Gill, was arrested by the Mumbai crime branch for allegedly placing bets.The accused will be produced in court later today.
In August, the Mumbai crime branch conducted a raid in the DN Nagar area, Andheri (West), and arrested three bookies for accepting bets on the one-day international (ODI) match played between India and Sri Lanka. During investigation, they later nabbed two more suspects.
During the questioning of the arrested accused, the police learnt that one of the accused who is software professional, had provided a software named ‘Bingo’ to the arrested bookies, which was used to get other people to place bets, added the official.
The accused were booked under the gambling act and forgery.
First Published: Sep 27, 2017 14:22 IST