Kathmandu : Police have arrested seven people for gambling in Saljandi of Rupandehi district.
Police said that they were arrested while they were gambling at Gaha Hotel in Ward No. 10 of Sainamina Municipality.
According to the District Police Office, Rupandehi, the arrested have been identified as Vijay Kumar Saru, 35, Bir Bahadur Basnet, 45, Rem Bahadur Rana, 52, Om Bahadur Balal, 38, Devendra Pun, 37, and Kul Bahadur Gharti, 40.
Similarly, Cham Bahadur Gaha, 56, of Sainamina Municipality-10 has also been arrested, according to police.
Spokesperson at the District Police Office, Rupandehi, Satya Narayan Thapa said that Rs. 16,250 in cash and three packs of cards were recovered from them.
Police said that legal action has been taken against them under the Gambling Act.