Three arrested for betting on IPL matches in Uttar Pradesh

Five mobile phones and Rs 1,200 were also seized. The accused were identified as Sachin, Ahlawat, and Shehzadi, police said.

Published: 21st April 2018 03:45 PM  |   Last Updated: 21st April 2018 03:45 PM   |  A+A-

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MUZZAFARNAGAR: Three people, including a woman, were arrested on charges of betting on IPL matches here, police said today.

They were arrested yesterday from an area under the New Mandi police station.

Five mobile phones and Rs 1,200 were also seized, Station House Officer Harsaran Sharma said.

The accused were identified as Sachin, Ahlawat and Shehzadi, the officer said.

The bets were placed on Whatsapp groups.

They are being interrogated, the SHO said.

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