9 gamblers held

Port Blair
9 Feb 2017

Ensuring zero tolerance against illegal activity, police team of  PS Chatham headed by SI Abdul Rehman, SHO, PS, Chatham, while on patrolling at Sea Shore area, near Graveyard yesterday, apprehended  nine persons from gambling den. The arrested persons are:  P. Suresh (25) resident of  Phoenix Bay, Kumar (28),  resident of  Phoenix Bay, B. Venkat (40),  resident of  Phoenix Bay, N. Appa Rao (41)  resident of Anarkali, N. Srinivas (25),  resident of Anarkali,  B. Eshawar Rao (32)  resident of  Phongy Chuang , D. Param (34) , resident of  Anarkali , D. Ramana (45 yrs) resident ofn Anakali and K. Naidu (23), resident of  Anarkali and recovered Rs. 5060  including board money of Rs. 4210  and other incriminating articles from the possession of accused persons. All the accused were booked under A&N Islands Gambling Regulation, 1951. The general public have been requested to pass on any credible information pertaining to gambling, illegal sale of alcohol or any other illegal activities on the following telephone numbers 233077, 232232, 232405 9434288673 & 100. The identity of the informer will be kept secret.