Siliguri, 29 January: Due to the lack of police patrolling in different areas of the city, gambling dens are dauntlessly being operated. Today the NJP police while patrolling intruded the gambling bases operating a few distances from the NJP police station and arrested 7 gamblers.
Gamblers from different areas were gambling near the Shantipara Railway underpass. On seeing the police approach, the gamblers tried to escape the scene. However, the police were able to nab them. 7 more gamblers were caught near the Netaji More area. Police recovered cash, mobile phone, scooter, and many other items from the accused.