12 gamblers arrested, cash seized

Malkangiri: Twelve gamblers were arrested and Rs 91,755 were seized from them in Sambayagada Mango garden under Malkangiri police limits near here, the police said today.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team raided the gambling den on Friday and arrested the 12 persons, who included some prominent businessmen of the area, they said. Apart from the cash, playing cards and other gambling materials were seized from the spot.