The police arrested 29 people who were gambling in Mount Lavinia last night, the police media unit said today.
According to the police the suspects were gambling at a restaurant located at the Golumadama junction in Mount Lavinia.
The police said that an illegal betting center was operating at the bottom floor of the restaurant.
Following the arrest of the 29 people the police also seized Rs. 93,930 in cash.
The suspects are to be produced in court today.