Police arrests two more bookies

Updated: 08 March 2011 16:50 IST

In a continued effort to nab people involved in match fixing, police have arrested two more persons on charges of betting during a raid at Banashankari area in Bangalore.

Police arrests two more bookies
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Bangalore:

In a continued effort to nab people involved in match fixing, police have arrested two more persons on charges of betting during a raid at Banashankari area in Bangalore.

A sum of Rs 65,000 besides a television set, mobile phones and vehicles worth Rs 2 lakh have also been seized from their possession during the raid on Monday, police said.

The duo was allegedly involved in betting for the past three years and had reportedly transacted Rs 5 crore since the beginning of the ICC cricket World Cup, police added.

Topics : Cricket ICC World Cup, 2011
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