Berhampur, Oct 18: Ganjam police raided three gambling dens last night and arrested 21 gamblers with seizure of around Rs 1 lakh.
Aska police arrested eight persons and seized Rs 45,000, eight mobiles and four bikes during raid.
Similarly, Bhanjanagar police police arrested five persons and seized Rs 27,000 from their possession.
Chamakhandi police also arrested eight persons and seized over Rs 25,000, eight bikes and seven mobile phones.
Police have intensified raids on gambling dens in the district ahead of Durga Puja celebrations in the district.