Indian gambling den raids net policeman and lawyer

Police arrested 41 people in raids on illegal gambling dens in Pune and Allahabad. Seven of 25 arrested in Pune were charged with operating an illegal parlor and all the suspects were released on bail. The 19 arrested at a house in an upscale neighborhood of Allahabad included a special operations policemen and a high court lawyer. The police also seized four six vehicles in the raid. A police official said gamblers were charged 2,500 rupees-5,000 rupees ($39-$78) a day.