3 accused were arrested in Kathua District of Jammu and Kashmir for betting on IPL 2020 matches. The police raided different locations and suspects more than 20 people could be involved in this betting racket.

Senior Superintendent of Police, Kathua distict, Shailendra Mishra told Kashmir News Observer (KNO), “All the three accused belong to Kathua district and have been identified as Turvinder Singh @ Tutti, son of Chanda Singh of Ward No. 2 Kathua, Anoop Gupta, son of Bawa Ditta of Ward No.6 Kathua and Sanjeev Kumar, son of Baldev Raj of Gurha Mundian Tehsil Hiranagar District Kathua.”

The police stated that all the accused have been arrested.

“In this regard, a case under FIR number 347/2020 under sections 420/294-A/120-B/ IPC has been registered at Police Station Kathua and further investigation is under process”, he added to KNO.

Police stated that few accused managed to escape and have been identified. The manhunt for the absconded accused continues.