In a series of raids conducted by the Andhra Pradesh State police as many as 30 man and woman were arrested under the crime. Police arrested 9 men playing cards in Kurnool district and recovered a sum of rupees 5 thousand on Friday evening at Amanda Village. It was in Khammam raid that seven woman were taken into the custody of police for playing cards. All the woman are native of Lingam Palli village of Vemnuru mandal. Of the 9 taken into custody 7 being woman surprised the police too. They confiscated money and mobile phones from the custodians.
In a similar incident at Rayadurgam, Obulachari Road, Anantapur district 15 men were taken in custody and rupees 15,200 was recovered from the gang. This gang was caught gambling at the Panduranga Swamy temple on Friday evening.