eight held for gambling at kitty get together | Ahmedabad Information


Ahmedabad: It was game’s up for members of a kitty party being run in a posh locality in Maninagar when cops raised the place and arrested eight women for gambling.
Interestingly, the owner of the bungalow is a 70-year-old woman, while the other accused are also above 50 years of age. Police said they had received information that an all-women gambling den had been operating here for about a month. Of those arrested, four are from Maninagar, one from Thakkarnagar, one from Vatva, one from Kubernagar and one from Krishnanagar area. The women, who were arrested under the gambling act, were released on bail later.
Maninagar PSI A J Vanzara said, “The women used to organize such parties at different locations and indulge in gambling. At the bungalow, the kitty party was being held on the first floor. We seized Rs 25,000 in cash, 104 playing cards, six mobile phones and things used for gambling.” Police said, “Such kitty parties have been going on in the area. Cops will now keep an eye for these activities.”