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Six arrested for betting on Asia Cup opener


Agra: Six people have been arrested here for allegedly betting on the opening match of the Asia Cup, police said.

The accused were arrested by the New Agra police in a raid at a flat, where the six accused were watching the Sri Lanka- Pakistan match, City SP Siddarth Pankaj said.

They had betted several lakhs on the match. An LED television, a laptop, twenty mobile sets and other materials were seized from their possession and hunt is on detect the network of the bookies, he said.