Sunday, November 05, 2006

Gambling Raid: Twelve Arrested, Rs 5, 607/ seized

On 04/11/2006 at 2000 hrs a police team consisting of T.R. Jagannatha PI Surathkal PS and staff of highway patrol squad on specific information conducted raid near the shed belonging to one Janardhana Shetty at Bala village Mangalore Taluk. At the time of raid Police found 12 persons playing “Ander - Bahar” with cards. Police seized cash Rs. 5,067/, mobile phones (06) and playing cards from the spot by arresting Narayna Shetty (58), Jainuddin (50), Sundara Poojary (37), Monappa Banjan (48), Naveen Pirera (38), Mohammed Sharif (35), Abdul Khadar (32), Wilson Menezes (36), Anil Kumar (32), Shankara Shetty, Abdul Saleem (29) and Mohammed Haneef (32) who were indulging in gambling.

In this connection, a case has been registered against the arrested persons in Surthakal PS U/s 78, 87 of the Karnataka Police Act.