Police arrests two more bookies

Updated: Mar 08, 2011, 15:34 PM IST

Bangalore: In a continued effort to nab people involved in match fixing, police have arrested two more persons on charge of betting during a raid at Banashankari area here.

A sum of Rs 65,000 besides a television set, mobile phones and vehicles worth Rs 2 lakh have also been seized from their possession during the raid yesterday, police said.

The duo was allegedly involved in betting for the past three years and had reportedly transacted Rs 5 crore since the beginning of the ICC cricket World Cup, police added.

PTI