Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Police on Friday said they have arrested six people for allegedly involving in betting in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) matches.
The police said mobile phones and computers were also recovered from them.
The police conducted raids in 13 places in Chennai in connection to the matter on Friday.
The police, however, said the arrests were only related to betting and not fixing.
Rajasthan Royals players S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan were arrested along with 11 bookies from Mumbai on Thursday for their role in spot-fixing.
A Delhi court on Thursday remanded to five-day custody S. Sreesanth, Ankit Chavan, Ajit Chandila and 11 bookies arrested in connection to the scam.
Hours after three cricketers were arrested on Thursday, the Delhi Police revealed the nexus between the players and confirmed the involvement of Mumbai 'underworld' in the scam. In media the buzz is about Dawood Ibrahim's crime syndicate D-Company's shadow over the IPL scam.