Mumbai Crime: Man held for betting on IPL matches

Updated: 27 September, 2020 11:10 IST | PTI | Mumbai

Cash and accessories, including mobile phones, a TV set, worth Rs 2,26,530, were seized

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A 39-year-old man has been arrested from Navi Mumbai for allegedly betting on Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket matches, police said on Saturday. Police picked up the accused, Vijay Khairnar, from a flat in Koparkharine area on Friday, said senior police inspector NB Kolhatkar, central crime unit.

Cash and accessories, including mobile phones, a TV set, worth Rs 2,26,530, were seized from the flat, he said. Khairnar has been booked under various sections of the
Anti-Gambling Act.

Police are probing whether a larger racket was involved, he added.

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First Published: 27 September, 2020 09:44 IST

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