Free Press Journal (India) – Khandwa: A tech savvy cricket betting racket was busted by the Padam Nagar police and cyber cell on a tip-off on Sunday and they have confiscated Rs 37,000 cash, 34 mobile phones, 32 inches LCD television, 2 laptops, 2 CPUs, 2 UPS’ and 5 keyboards.

Summary

  • Khandwa: A tech savvy cricket betting racket was busted by the Padam Nagar police and cyber cell on a tip-off on Sunday and they have confiscated Rs 37,000 cash, 34 mobile phones, 32 inches LCD television, 2 laptops, 2 CPUs, 2 UPS’ and 5 keyboards.
  • Reportedly, superintendent of police Shiv Dayal Singh was aware of the betting rackets in the town, especially during the Indian Premier league.
  • However, the betting was at its peak during the India- Pakistan match, and a source informed the police about the location of the bookies.
  • The police immediately raided the place and found out that the racket had developed an application through which anyone in the country could place their bets.
  • The cyber cell traced their digital footprint and found that they have connections all over the country through which they collect and transferred money.

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