Eight held in Rajshahi over IPL gambling
Detective Branch (DB) police have arrested six gamblers in Rajshahi city while they were gambling online over Indian Premier League (IPL).
Arefin Jewel, deputy commissioner of city DB police, in a press conference said a special team of the metropolitan detective police conducted drives in different areas of the city on Tuesday and arrested eight people while they were gambling online.
He added said teenagers and young boys from aristocratic families are getting involved in online IPL cricket gambling without informing their parents.
During the initial questioning, it was learned that they were losing everything by gambling over the IPL cricket match.