Chandigarh: Chandigarh Police have arrested 12 persons while they were involved in gambling on Diwali night. The arrested were made by the Operations Cell of Chandigarh Police. The police have recovered Rs 1.85 lakh from their possession.
According to police, a team of Operations Cell, Sector 26 of the UT Chandigarh headed by ASI Jabir Singh along with police party of Operation Cell was on patrolling duty at Fish Market, Sector-41, Chandigarh.
During patrolling duty a tip off was received regarding gambling at SCO number 74, Sector 40-C, Chandigarh. A raid was conducted by the police party at the SCO and 12 persons were apprehended by the police.
The accused have been identified as Narinder Kumar, a resident of Maloya Colony, Karan Chawla, a resident of Firozepur, Punjab, Pawan, a resident of Sector 42, Chandigarh, Lalit Kumar, Satpal and Ashwani Kumar, all three residents of Dadu Majra Colony, Sector 38, Chandigarh, Sandeep of Bhaskar Colony, Sector 25, Chandigarh, Ravi Kumar, a resident of Sector 41-D, Chandigarh, Joginder Singh of Naya Gaon, Mohali, Jagwinder Jit Singh of Palsora Colony, Chandigarh, Vinay from Sector 24-C and Sukhwinder Singh who lives in Sector 55, Chandigarh.
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