IPL 2012: Kanpur police arrests two for alleged betting on T20 tourney

On a tip off that a group is involved in betting on the IPL cricket matches, police conducted a raid in Kanpur Getty Images


Kanpur: May 15, 2012

Two persons have been arrested from the Rail Bazaar area for allegedly betting on the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket matches.

On a tip off that a group is involved in betting on the IPL cricket matches, police conducted a raid last night and arrested Sanjay Kumar and Satish Kumar, while two others Kukku Yadav and Mintu managed to flee, police said today.

Police also recovered Rs 25,600, five mobile phones and paper for betting from their possession.

The police is interrogating the arrested and inquiring about their connections in Delhi, Gujarat and other places. (PTI)