Jharsuguda, Aug 6: The Jharsuguda police conducted raid at a gambling den in Kali Temple road here late last night and arrested 17 gamblers including masterminds Sanjay Singh and Vikas Jaiswal.
Acting on a tipoff, the police conducted a raid at house of Vikas Jaiswal, where the den was being functional, and arrested the gamblers.
The police seized 16 mobile phones, a car and four motorcycles and cards and Rs 1.81 lakh cash from their possessions.
Jharsuguda SP Rahul PR said that the gamblers were taken to court today after all were arrested and taken to Jharsuguda Town police station last night.
Sanjay was involved in many gambling cases and was running dens at various places in the district.