Actor-director Arbaaz Khan has been summoned by the Thane Police in connection with an international betting ring that was busted recently.
The betting racket was being operated by India’s top bookies, Sonu Jalan alias Sonu Malad, from Mumbai whom police arrested on Tuesday. Khan is suspected to have placed huge bets over the Indian Premier League matches.
On May 15, the betting ring that was being operated from Dombivali was basted by Thane police’s anti-extortion cell. four were arrested. The summons that was sent to Khan’s Bandra residence demanded his presence for investigation.
Jalan, the betting ringleader who is also said to be associated with Dawood Ibrahim, ran the software “Bet and Take” that was operational in national and international betting circuits.
According to cops, some more names of Bollywood personalities could be involved as they had placed and participated in the betting ring run by Jalan.