Tribune Information Service
Zirakpur, November 15
The police have arrested six individuals concerned in betting through the lately concluded T20 World Cup from a flat in a housing society of Zirakpur and recovered one laptop computer, 22 cell phones from them.
The suspects have been recognized as Dharamvir (40), Manoj Kumar (33), Raj Kumar (46), Rajiv (25), Vishal Kumar (38), all residents of Sirsa, and Sunil Kumar (38) of Mansa. They had been been booked beneath sections 420 of the IPC and the Playing Act on the Zirakpur police station on November 14.
The police received data that the suspects had been “dishonest gullible folks and incomes an enormous amount of cash by betting through the T20 World Cup last between Australia and New Zealand on Sunday”.
Throughout interrogation, it was revealed that the suspects had been concerned in betting for a very long time and used to function in Punjab, Haryana and different states.
Suspect Dharamvir Singh was working a betting racket from his flat. With the cash earned from it, he was working a finance enterprise. He had additionally bought a flat at a housing society in Zirakpur. The suspects have been remanded in police custody.