A mobile court convicted seven gamblers and sentenced each of them to seven days in jail in Hatibandha upazila of Lalmonirhat on Monday.
The Executive Magistrate of mobile court Hatibandha Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Mahbubur Rahman delivered the verdict.
The convicted gamblers are Kamal Hossain, 32, Fazal Miah, 43, Azizul Islam, 42, Fazlu Miah, 44, Atiar Rahman, 33, Sahidul Islam, 45 and Maniruzzaman, 40.
All of them are from Dakkin Parulia village under Hatibandha upazila of the district.
OC of Hatibandha police station Abdul Matin said police caught the convicted seven when they were gambling in an abandoned house in the village on Sunday night, according to BSS. - Idrak