Rayagada: Police have arrested three persons from Gunpur area in Rayagada district on Sunday on charges of betting ahead of the Women’s T20 World Cup final between India and Australia today.
The identities of the accused persons were not disclosed immediately.
Acting on reliable inputs about the betting activities, the police conducted a raid. During the search, police apprehended the three persons.
Cops also seized Rs 1.26 lakh from the spot. Three ATM cards, 6 mobile phones & 2 bikes were also seized from their possession.
A case was registered against the accused persons under relevant Sections of the IPC, the police said.