Gambling den busted at MB

Port Blair
10 Oct 2017

Acting on credible information about gambling, Sub Inspector Aditya Narayan, SHO PS Mayabunder along with police party comprising Sub Inspector P.R. Shain Nair, G.K. Murthy, HC Mohd Zakiriya, PCs Arun Kerketta, Basharat Ali, Kamlesh Yadav, A. K. Singh and Phoebe raided a spot behind government quarters near Murgan Temple, Mayabunder and arrested nine persons identified as Laxmi Narayan, Mohammed Safique, Mohammed Ismail, K. Shanmugam, Raju, Proshanta Biswas, Bipul Mondal, K. Trimuruthulu and Thompson. An amount of Rs.65,480 including personal search money of Rs.12,030 and playing cards were seized from their possession and were challaned under Gambling Regulation.  The general public have been requested to pass information on illegal activities at telephone numbers 03192-273344, 03192-272243, 03192-274646.The name of the informer will be kept secret.