Bangalore:Twelve nabbed for gambling

Bangalore: Twelve persons have been arrested for alleged involvement in gambling and 20 mobile phones and vehicles worth Rs 8 lakh were recovered from them, police said today.

They also recovered Rs 1.42 lakh in cash from the accused following a raid at the projector room of a cinema hall on Dec 19, police said.

The owner of the cinema hall and two others who allowed the accused to gamble in the premises were absconding and efforts are on to trace them, they added.