Constable caught gambling, booked | Bareilly information


Bareilly: A police officer who was rewarded for a good job by the DGP was caught gambling in an abandoned location in Moradabad on Friday and booked under the Public Gambling Act.
Prabhakar Chaudhri, SSP of Moradabad, said: "There have been several complaints of wrongdoing against police officer Yasir who was deputized at the Bhagatpur Police Station."
Following a lead, a team led by Sub-Inspector Gaurav Kumar of Mughalpura Police Station raided a remote location where several people were playing. While the others fled, Yasir was caught. An FIR has been filed against him, the SSP added.
Rs 1,000 cash and playing cards were confiscated on site. More investigations are underway, police said.