Six arrested for gambling in Kashmir

Six persons, including two employees of Kashmir University, were arrested on Sunday near Srinagar on gambling charges.

Updated: Apr 03, 2011, 18:03 PM IST

Srinagar: Six persons, including two
employees of Kashmir University, were arrested on Sunday near here
on gambling charges, police said.

Police, acting on a tip-off, arrested them from an
orchard in Shuhama-Zakoora, 15-km from here, an official
spokesman said, adding that Rs 29,560 at the stake was also
seized in the raid.

A case under section 13 of Gambling Act has been
registered against the arrested persons, including two
employees of Kashmir University, he added.

PTI