T-20 WC cricket betting racket with Rs 11 cr betting bids busted
The police this evening busted a gang indulged in betting on the outcome of the T-20 World Cup match in the city here and arrested some of its members.
According to police the accused were accepting betting bids on outcome of T-20 match between Bangladesh and Australia, over telephone, in a house in the Nai Sarak locality here when the police raided the premises on a tip off late this evening.
Two persons indulged in the activity were arrested with seizure of 2 Laptops, about three dozen mobile phone hand sets, one LED TV Set-top box, three registers having entries and details of the betting bids.
The registers entries revealed betting of more than Rs 11 crore, the police claimed.
(Posted on 02-04-2014)