Man held for selling banned lottery tickets

By PTI Published on Jul 28, 2018 11:56 AM IST

Coimbatore: A 62-year-old man, running a petty shop, was today arrested for allegedly selling banned lottery tickets, police said here.

Mohan, who has been selling lottery tickets, had brought them from Kerala, they said, adding that 350 lottery tickets have been seized from him.

He had been arrested for the offence in 2010 and had served a jail term for a few months, the police said. After coming out of jail, he resumed selling the tickets but was caught, they said.