Berhampur, October 5 (LocalWire): A police person was injured in an attack by the gamblers at Luchapada under Berhampur Sadara police station limits on Friday late night.
The gamblers also damaged the police vehicle, when they raided the gambling den in the area.
“We have arrested 11 gamblers and seized around Rs 8,900 from the spot,” Berhampur Sadara sub-divisional police officer Jayant Kumar Mohapatra said.
All the gamblers were produced in the court on Saturday, he said
The police have also seized seven mobile phones from them.
Mohapatra further informed that police ASI Bibhuti Bhusan Sethi sustained injuries when one of the arrested persons bit him and tried to escape from the spot.
Other gamblers also tried to escape by pelting stones at the police partially damaging the police vehicle, he stated.