Bhanjanagar: Police busted an illegal gambling den that was operating in Jiliba village under Bellaguntha police limits in Ganjam district last night, picking up 10 accused and seizing over Rs 15,000 in cash.
The raid was conducted after Bellaguntha Police got a tip-off on the den late in the night. During the raid cops also seized a number of mobile phones and bikes.
The accused will be forwarded to court today. More raids will be conducted in coming days following sharp rise in gambling activity in past few months, in formed a police official.