Pune: The cases of illegal gambling in city are surging day by day. Police are taking strict actions against this gamblers but still the number isn’t on a decrease. Similar case has been witnessed by Pune Police in a renowned area of Market Yard. However, the police have been on high alert since early morning to crack down on gambling in a bungalow in renowned area. Eventually, the police broke the lock and raided the gambling den. A large number of gamblers have been caught few minutes ago (today, May 29, 2021), the police broke the lock and entered the bungalow.
The operation is underway at Vipul Bungalow in Vidyanagar area of Marketyard. The crime is said to be being filed. According to the information received, there are some notables and politicians involved in this illegal gambling. Large quantities of gambling materials and other valuables have been recovered.
Meanwhile, police were waiting for action below the bungalow since morning. But the door was locked from inside as well as outside. The door was not opened even after the appeal of police. Therefore, senior officials were informed about this. After that, the team waited for a few hours for the senior officers. The action has now been taken by breaking the lock after the senior officers were admitted here some time ago. Action is still pending and investigation is carried out.