18 gamblers held in Jhapa

BHADRAPUR: Police arrested 18 persons while they were gambling at a house in Birtamod of Jhapa district last night, the District Police Office said.

Police confiscated Rs 1.4 million from the gamblers that was on stake.

Acting on a tip off, the police arrested the gamblers at 11:30 last night. The arrestees are the residents of Sunsari and Morang districts.