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4 held for betting on IPL matches

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Fatehgarh Sahib, October 30

The Mandi Gobindgarh police have arrested four persons for allegedly betting on IPL matches and recovered Rs 2.86 lakh in cash and five mobile phones.

SSP Amneet Kondal said SP (Investigation) Jagjit Singh Jallah got a tip-off regarding gambling activity and duping of people through betting at a food outlet, Bawa Chicken Hut, on the GT Road.

A police team led by the Amloh DSP raided the premises and arrested four persons —Ashutosh, alias Ashu, and Aman Jain, alias Leda, both of Khanna; and Sourav Jain, alias Mani, and Sunil Kumar, alias Sonu, both of Mandi Gobindgarh.

During investigation, it was revealed that the suspects used to lure people into betting on IPL matches. The police will produce the four in a court and seek their police remand.

A case under Sections 420 and 120B of the IPC and 13A/3/67 of the Gambling Act has been registered against the suspects.

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