GUWAHATI, Oct 30: With the onset of Dipawali, gamblers are having a field day in many parts of Guwahati, especially on the outskirts like Panikhaiti of Chandrapur.
Prohibited gambling like Jhandi-Munda has been going on for the last few days in Panikhaiti.
The police are also on their toes to foil the gamblers with launching of an anti-gambling drive.
As part of this drive, Police continue to raid on such gambling activities in different parts of Panikhaiti.
The Panikhaiti police apprehended two gamblers, Abdul Malek and Abdul Kader, during a raid on Friday night. The two gamblers were arrested from Kherabari.
It may be noted that gambling involving lakhs of rupees has been going on during the week at Panikhaiti’s Rajbari, Jonaki Nagar, Bonda, Chapaidang, Panikhaiti Weekly Bazaar, Panikhaiti Railway Station, etc.