STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Delhi Police busts cricket betting racket, 9 held

A case was registered and nine people were arrested, Deputy Commissioner of Police (South) Atul Kumar Thakur said.

Published: 23rd October 2019 05:00 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd October 2019 05:00 PM   |  A+A-

Cricket bat

For representational purposes (File Photo | AP)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: A cricket batting racket was busted with the arrest of nine people in South Delhi, police said on Wednesday.

Police raided a building in Pushp Vihar area on Monday after getting a specific information about the cricket betting on ICC T20 Cricket World Cup Qualifier match 2019 between UAE and Hong Kong, they said.

A case was registered and nine people were arrested, Deputy Commissioner of Police (South) Atul Kumar Thakur said.

The suspects were identified as Mahender Singh (35), Parminder Singh (37), Sachin Kumar (23), Yogesh Vasistha (31), Harminder Singh Bedi (35), Deepak Narang (33), Rohit Pandey (32) Arjun Singh Rathor (25), Wasim (32), the police said.

Twenty-nine mobile phones, four laptops, one Internet dongle, some electronic devices and Rs 1,02,900 in cash were seized from them, they said.

Stay up to date on all the latest Delhi news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp