One more club surfaces in ticket black-marketing scam

Published: Nov 19, 2013, 06:45 IST | A Correspondent

The name of another city club has surfaced in the ticket black-marketing scam for Sachin Tendulkar's last match.

The police have now arrested a member of the Shivaji Park Gymkhana for selling complimentary passes for Rs 30,000 each.

The Property cell of the Crime Branch arrested Suryakant Chavan for selling four tickets to Hyderabad-based students for a total of Rs 1.2 lakh.

The students were asked to deposit the money in a bank account and then handed the passes outside Wankhede Stadium. The bank account details helped them trace the accused.  

Rs 30,000
The price at which complimentary passes were sold for Tendulkar’s last match at Wankhede Stadium  

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