Report;Manoj Kanta Dash,Odishabarta
ASKA,28/09/19:On Saturday Aska police under Ganjam police district in Ganjam raided a gambling den and arrested nineteen persons.
The police team led by SDPO,ASka Mr Suryamani Pradhan,inspector-in-charge Aska,Prashant Sahoo carried out the surprise raid at around 4 pm and nabbed the six persons. However, some gamblers managed to escape.
Source said, acting on a tip-off a police team carried out the raid on the gambling den operating from a Neela Madhav Siva Mandir,Dharakote near to boundary of Aska PS limit.
The police seized Rs 4,69,850 hard cash and five motorcycles from the possession of the arrested persons.
However to monitor all such kind of token crime and keeping in view of Dushera and Kumar Purnima SP Ganjam Mr Brijesh Ray introduced motor cycle patrolling team led by two police personnel from tomorrow onwards.
They will more and more vigilant of the moment of criminals.Espcially they will be more concentrate at the crowded places of town areas and other isolated locations where four wheeler cannot reach,
“We hope this step will improve the policing system to stop crime other side Further, appeal to the people to keep away from any kind of suspected persons and to maintain how to avoid them from token crime “Ray added.