Delhi: Eight arrested for gambling on Rohini

NEW DELHI: Police have arrested eight people in Sector 16, while there is a blockade to contain the spread, officials said Sunday. During a raid on a house, eight people were found playing, they said, 95,600 rupees in cash and five new packets of cards have been recovered, police said.

A case has been registered in the relevant sections of the Delhi Gambling Law, section 3 of the Epidemic Diseases Law and other relevant sections thereof, a senior police official said.

The defendants have been identified as Vinod Kumar (36), Amit (41), Sunil (52), (59), Pradeep (32), Suresh Kumar (48), Rajesh Malik (52) and Satbir (27).