IPL gamblers held

Our Correspondent
Silchar, May 28: Acting on a tip off, Silchar police team conducted a raid at Hotel Siddharth and arrested 6 persons involved in Indian Premier League (IPL) betting on Sunday night. They were arrested from room no. 107 along with 6 numbers of cell phones. The arrested persons, main gambler Bishal Roy (21) son of Bijit Roy of Sonai Road, Silchar, Promit Deb (21), son of Nihar Ranjan Deb of Meherpur, Silchar, Abhishek Roy (22) son of Ashish Roy of Public School Road, Silchar, Saurav Roy (21) son of Appan Kumar Roy of Das Colony, Silchar, Bablu Laskar (20) son of Abu Laskar of Madurbond Berenga, Silchar and Subhankar Deb Nath (22) son of Robin Kumar Deb of N H Road near BSNL office, Silchar, admitted that they were involved in IPL betting.