KARACHI: The Karachi police on Friday arrested five most wanted gamblers of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), Geo.tv reported today.
According to the report, five suspects were arrested in a Special Investigation Unit raid at Khalid Bin Waleed Road following a tip-off about the existence of the gangs involved.
Their laptops, cell phones, weapons, and drugs found at the spot were also seized.
Police said that the arrested suspects include Waqas alias Vicky, Farhan, Nasir, Muhammad Ali alias Pando and Yasin.
Waqas alias Vicky has been gambling through software for the last 14 years, the authority revealed.
He is the nephew of notorious gambler Abdul Qadir alias ‘Bhoot’. The Dubai police also raided Abdul Qadir’s casino in Dubai during which other bookies were also apprehended.
According to police, three others suspects Farhan, Nasir, and Mohammad have also been gambling through a software for the last nine years.
Yasin is reportedly a relative of notorious gamblers Aftab Mithani and Qadir Mithani.
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