Bangalore Police busts IPL betting racket; one held, Rs 30 Lakh recovered

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Bangalore Police claimed to have busted a betting racket allegedly involved in IPL 2020 betting.

The accused has been identified as Santosh, 33, who is a resident of Banashankari in the city.

The accused was arrested from the petrol pump, where he had come to divide the money put on betting by the punters.

The Central Crime Station, Bangalore recovered Rupees 30 Lakh from his possession and also seized a mobile phone.

The officials stated that the accused used to collect data about betting from various online betting websites such as Lotusbook247.com, Kingexchange.com etc.