66 arrested on gambling charges

FAISALABAD: The police have arrested 66 persons on the charge of gambling from various parts of Faisalabad during the past 24 hours.

Police spokesman said here Saturday that D-Type Colony police conducted raid in L-Block Lodhianwali Street and nabbed 13 persons including Kaleem Hussain, Shehbaz, etc. Also, Batala Colony police arrested 22 persons including Amir Zulfiqar, Iqbal Masih, etc. from Warispura while gambling on play-cards and Luddo.

Similarly, Civil Lines police arrested 16 persons including Abdul Ghaffar, Abdul Wahhab, Yaseen, etc. from Islam Nagar, and Madina Town police arrested eight persons including Rana Munsif, Rafaqat, etc. and Sandal Bar police nabbed seven persons including Shehzad Rehman, Abdus Sattar, etc. from Chak No 61-JB Dharor while gambling on snooker game and play-cards.