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11 gamblers held in Lalitpur

2021 Aug 27, 14:10, Kathmandu
Lalitpur Metropolitan City Photo: Google Maps

Police arrested 11 people involved in gambling offence in Mahalaxmi Municipality-3, Lalitpur district.

One of the arrested has been identified as Anil Maharjan (32) of Mahalaxmi Municipality in the district while the names of the other 10 have not been revealed.

Acting on a tip-off that Sunil Maharjan was allegedly conducting gambling activity in his house, security personnel deployed from the Lalitpur-based Metropolitan Police Range (MPR) nabbed them on Thursday afternoon.

The police also seized Rs 238,185 cash from their possession.

Likewise, Kaski police arrested eight gamblers from Pokhara Metropolitan City-3.

Those arrested in gambling offence, one has been identified as Ekmaya Rana Magar (37) of Nadipur in the metropolitan.

After knowing that they were gambling at Magar's house, Bagar-based Ward Police Office personnel nabbed them on Thursday evening.

The police recovered Rs 56,130 cash and also seized four decks of cards from them.

Meanwhile, further investigation into the cases is being carried out, informed police.


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