Three arrested for playing online cricket betting
Morang, 14 September 2077
Police have arrested three people on Tuesday evening on charges of betting online in the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match being played in the UAE.
Among the arrested are Satyajit Sah alias Munna, 38, of Bhattimod, Biratnagar Metropolitan City-15, Baijnath Sah, 38, and Jagdish Sah, 42, of Rani, Metropolitan City-17.
On the basis of special information, the police deployed from the District Police Office, Morang, arrested Satyajit while he was betting online to win or lose the IPL game from his mobile phone. Police have also arrested Baijnath and Jagdish involved in the incident while conducting further investigation into the incident. Police also recovered Rs 60,000 in cash, three mobile phones, a laptop and a motorcycle from them.
According to the District Police Office, Morang, further investigation is underway into the gambling or betting case against the arrested persons.
Source: Nepal Police