Tamil Nadu Police on Monday arrested city hotelier Vikram Aggarwal after questioning him for around seven hours in connection with betting during the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2013 cricket matches, said an official.

Speaking to reporters in Chennai, Crime Branch Criminal Investigation Department (CB-CID) Deputy Superintendent of Police N Venkataraman said: "Aggarwal had money dealings with Uttam C Jain alias Kitty a bookie."

The bookie also used Aggarwal's hotel room for betting operations.

Police said Aggarwal had information about pitch conditions and other details pertaining to IPL matches.

(with inputs from IANS)