KALPETTA: In a surprise raid conducted by the police at a club in Sulthan Bathery on Thursday, 39 persons were arrested on charges of gambling. The police also recovered Rs.7.26 lakh in cash from them. The raid was conducted after a special directive from Tomin. J. Thachenkery, Inspector General of Police (Kannur Range), following a tip off. The arrested were produced before the First Class Judicial Magistrate Court in Sulthan Bathery. — A Correspondent

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