CHITWAN — Police have arrested 25 persons from the gambling dens from separate places in Bharatpur Sub-Metropolitan City on Monday.
The Chitwan District Police said the police personnel confiscated Rs 792,920 on stake from the gamblers.
According to police, 19 persons were held from Bharatpur Sub-Metropolitan City-29 along with Rs 341,120 in cash while six others from Lanku area of Bharatpur Sub-Metropolitan City-5 based on a tip off.
Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Rajan Adhikari said that investigations were underway to book them as per the Gambling Act, 2020.
The police is launching is special campaign in Chitwan to make the district gambling-free.
Advance booking open for Dashin
Kathmandu—Finally, Federation of Nepalese National transportation Entrepreneurs Association agrees to open pre-booking for Dashin after the government decided to increase public transport fares by 10 percent.
The federation was demanding to unfreeze their bank accounts and adjust the fares in view of rising fuel prices.
On Saturday after the agreement between the government and federation, the transportation entrepreneurs opened advance booking. Most of the counters set up banners announcing pre-booking for Dashin and many people were in que to book the ticket in advance.Follow @gorkhapost