Three held for horse race betting
The Central Crime Branch officials arrested three men for allegedly running a horse race betting racket from a lodge in Subedar Chatram Road on Friday.
The police raided the lodge and arrested S. Mithun, 33, V. Raghu, 47, and Shivaraju, 30. Cash amounting to ₹5.05 lakh and mobile phones were seized from them. “The accused were receiving the bets from punters on races scheduled for Saturday,” the police said.