Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], (ANI): A cricket betting racket was busted here on Wednesday and a person was also arrested in this connection.Also Read - 25 Students, 5 Teachers Test Covid Positive At Mahindra University, Hyderabad | Campus Shut

The task force has also seized Rs. 1 lakh and three mobiles phones, said S. Chaitanya Kumar, additional deputy commissioner of police, Hyderabad’s Commissioners Task Force. Also Read - Terrifying! Man Jumps Inside Lion Enclosure at Hyderabad Zoo to 'Search For Hidden Diamonds' | Watch

On a tip-off, the team raided the Nayagara Hotel in Hyderabad’s Chaderghat area. Also Read - Ather Energy On Expansion Spree, Opens Second Retail Outlet In Hyderabad

According to the police, the accused, identified as Arun Kumar Rathi, had been conducting running the racket for the past six months and accepting betting amount on all formats of the game.

Earlier also, the accused had been involved in cricket betting and arrested by police. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.