LAKKI MARWAT  - Police have busted a gang of gamblers and arrested its seven members in the outskirts of Lakki city on Sunday.

Acting on a tip off, a police party jointly led by SHO Lakki Zafrullah Khan and ASI Javed Khan raided a gambling den near Dabak on Lakki Darra Tang road," said a police official. He said the cops found a group of people engaged in the practice of playing a bet on cards. "Seven gamblers, including Nasrullah, Gul Faraz, Munawar, Gul Rehman, Shaukat, Hashim Khan and Inayatullah were arrested while their three accomplices identified as Fareed, Gul Janan and Hanif escaped," official added.

He said that police seized stake money and gambling equipment from the culprits and registered a case against them under relevant section of law in Lakki Marwat police station.