Pulwama : On 05/03/23 Police Station Pulwama received specific information through reliable sources about gambling activities at public place in Chewa Kharud. Upon this a police party from PS Pulwama raided the specific site and arrested 10 gamblers on the spot namely 1) Mohd Ashraf Bhat S/o Ab Rashid Bhat R/o Prichoo Pulwama 2) Gulzar Ahmad Bhat S/o Mohd Yousuf Bhat R/o Bagi Mehtab Srinagar 3) Imtiyaz Ahmad Bhat S/o Ab Rehman Bhat R/o Chanapora 4) Mushtaq Ahmad Wani S/o Fatah Mohammad Wani R/o Monghama Pulwama 5) Feroz Ahmad Malik S/o Ab. Aziz Malik R/o Chadoora 6)Ashiq Ahmad Sofi S/o Gh. Mohd. Sofi R/o Rainawari Srinagar 7) Mehraj Ahmad Malla S/o Khazir Mohammad Malla R/o Sumbal 8) Anwar ul Haq S/o Akbar ud Din R/o Tangpora Srinagar 9) Tariq Ahmad Sheikh S/o Sonaullah Sheikh R/o Shalpora Aloch Bagh 10) Younis Ahmad Zarger S/o Nazir Ahmad Zarger R/o 90 feet Soura and also seized stake money of Rs/-3,96,200 from their possession.
Accordingly, Case FIR No 45/2023 U/S 13 Gambling Act has been registered in Police Station Pulwama and further investigation has been set in motion. Pulwama police has been at the forefront of fighting social crimes and a persistent campaign against such social evils. Persons found indulging in such criminal activities shall be dealt as per law. General Public is requested to cooperate so as to eradicate such social crimes to make the society crime free.