An FIR was lodged in opposition to officers of Chhattisgarh Police for arresting 9 individuals from Larger Noida on Sunday night time — in reference to a betting syndicate — for allegedly not informing town police earlier than taking the motion, officers mentioned on Monday.
On Sunday night time, the 9 individuals allegedly a part of the betting syndicate price over ₹4,000 crore have been arrested from a society in Larger Noida west, officers from Chhattisgarh Police mentioned on Monday.
Nevertheless, Surajpur Police booked 4 officers of the state police for abduction for selecting up the lads from the district without informing the local police.
In response to Abhishek Pallav, superintendent of police of Durg district in Chattisgarh, the 9 arrested, all residents of Chhattisgarh, have been working a betting cell app from Larger Noida for the final seven to eight months.
“The Chattisgarh police has been working a drive to crackdown on these unlawful on-line betting syndicates for the one 12 months. The 9 suspects have been arrested from a rented lodging at a excessive rise in Larger Noida West and are residents of Chattisgarh and had fled to Uttar Pradesh as a result of worry of getting arrested,” mentioned Pallav.
He added that three laptops, 15 cellphones and different incriminating paperwork have been recovered from the possession of the suspects.
In the meantime, police registered an FIR in opposition to the 4 officers of Chattisgarh Police underneath part 365 (abduction) of the Indian Penal Code.
“The local police was not knowledgeable by the Chattisgarh police concerning the arrests,” mentioned Rambadan Singh, deputy commissioner of police (central Noida).
On being requested for a response, Durg SP Abhishek Pallav mentioned, “We’ll ship a written reply as soon as we obtain a duplicate of the FIR.”