5 gamblers booked


Attock police booked five gamblers along with recovery of gambling instruments and money at stake from Christian colony with in the jurisdiction of police station Hazro.

Police said, on tip off, police squad led by SHO Hazro Police Malik Atif Hussain conducted a surprise raid at the gambling den in Christian colony and arrested six gamblers identified as Liaquat Masih son of Daud Masih, Mohammad Mansha son of Nazeer Mohammad of Dinga Kharian, Qasim Khan son of Mukhtiar Ahmed of Mohalla Shahbaz Khan, Ahmed Nawaz son of Mohammad Ayub, Nasir Ali son of Mohammad Yasin of Mohalla Itwar Mondi were intercepted red handedly on the charge of gambling by flash cards including money at stake of Rs.9010 from their possession.

Later on, case under Gambling Act was registered and further investigation were launched. Meanwhile, they were also produced in the court of duty magistrate for seeking their physical remand to complete the other legal requirements of the police challan, accordingly.