Two held for cricket betting

New Delhi, Oct 6: Two people were arrested for betting during the Champions League T-20 cricket matches here, police said Thursday.

Pankaj Vij, 38, and Ved Parkash, 43, were arrested from New Moti Nagar in west Delhi Wednesday while they were placing bets on a match between Warriors and Somerset at Bangalore, Additional Commissioner of Police V. Renganathan said.

‘Betting to the tune of Rs.5 lakh was taking place,’ he added.