Three held for gambling in Hyderabad


Hyderabad: The Central Zone Task Force arrested three persons for playing Three Strikers, a game of chance at Paradise here on Monday. They were booked for gambling under the Gaming Act. One organiser and two punters who were playing the game were arrested.

The arrested persons were identified as Shaik Anwar, 52; an organiser; Shaik Jaffer, catering worker and B Ramu, an auto-rickshaw driver. Police seized Rs 1,555, game equipment and mobile phones from them. They were handed over to the Ramgopalpet police for further action.