Police arrest 11 Gamblers


By Faisal Munir
ATTOCK: As many as 11 gamblers were booked besides recovering bet money amounting Rs 36,000, 08 cell phones, from their possession and arrested during raids at their gambling dens in various parts of attack on Monday.

Spokesman of police informed that in a crackdown against the anti social elements Attock Bather police got information that some people were busy in playing gambling in the area during course of action police arrested the Seven gamblers identified as Abdul Rasheed, Rafaqat Khan, Ghulam Safder, Muhammad Amtaz, Hamza Shoukat, Babar Khan and Gullab Khan besides recovering Rs 10,900 and Four mobile phones from their custody.

Basal Police raided at a gambling den and arrested four persons while gambling identified as Pervaz Akhtar, Muhammad Ali, Naseeb Khan and Ghulam Hussain besides recovering Rs 25,100 and 04 mobile phones from their possession.

During crackdown, the police seized bet money worth thousands of rupees, cell phones and gambling tools.

Police have registered separate cases against all of them under gambling act.

District Police Officer (DPO) Khalid Hamdani appreciated the performance of attock police team. He said that strict action must be taken against Anti social elements. Adding that no one would be allowed to carry illegal activity.