Imphal: Imphal West Police superintendent Dr S. Ibomcha on Saturday announced cash reward with appreciation letters to the best police station and best police personnel who seize maximum number of Lagao dice sets.
The rewards will be distributed after Nigol Chakouba, Ibomcha said.
Every year around Diwali and Ningol Chakouba festivals season, gambling with Lagao dice are seen at most of the streets in Manipur Valley.
Imphal West District Police has been conducting drive against Lagao gambling ‘aggressively’.
The senior police officer appealed to the public not to indulge in the Lagao gambling.
The dice seized during the drive will be disposed after Ningol Chakouba in an environment friendly manner, he said.
Any police personnel who is found encouraging Lagao gambling by taking bribe will be taken strict action. People can inform district police for any related Lagao gambling to mobile number +919612950895. The identity of the informant shall be kept hidden, he added.