The biggest Indian Cricket festival,Indian Premire League(IPL) was going to start today.Non Stop enterainment for the cricket lovers in the upcoming 3 months.Not only cricket lovers some people are excited to participate in betting in the lure of getting more money.The police was going to take serious actions on those and they already warned the punters.
The persons who are indulging in betting are resulting in huge debts at the end.They are committing crimes in the lure of money.This betting was on full swing not only on major cities but also small towns like in Narasaraopet and Ponnur. This betting was creating a lot of havoc in some families in society.So the police are not going to spare anyone who are indulging in betting this time.
The persons who are indulging in betting are forming in seperate boards and organising in illegal activities in that areas.They are using some advanced technology in organising these bettings.They are using communicating boxes which enamble multiple voice over calls from the box to escape from police.
During the last IPL season in 2017 Guntur Urban Police booked 19 cases and arrested 56 persons on beting charges, apart from seizure of 19.06 lakh rupees, the highest so far in the district in the last four years.
“We will act tough against cricket betting. The rise in the number of students resorting to betting is a disturbing trends and we will leave no stone unturned to curb betting activities,’’ the SP said.
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