Seven gamblers arrested red handed

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Tarnol police have arrested 07 gamblers red handed during raid at gambling den in ‘Tarnol and recovered stake money from them, a police spokesman said.

On a tip off, SP (Saddar) Hassam Bin Iqbal constituted a team under supervision of SHO Tarnol police station Inspector Sajjad Bukhari to ensure arrest of gamblers. This team including Sub-Inspector Yaseen Ali along with police team raided at the gambling den and arrested 07 gamblers red handed besides recovery of stake money Rs. 24,380 from them.

The nabbed persons have been identified as Amjad, Gulzar Khan, Dildar Khan, Syed Afsar, Fazal Ghani, Sohaib, Razak.

Police have registered the case against these persons and further investigation is underway from them. SSP Islamabad Sajid Kiani has appreciated this overall performance and directed all police officials to ensure effective policing in their respective areas.