Popular Vietnamese folk opera performer Kim Tu Long may have gambled too long at a post-performance foray that is recent.
Bizarre because it may seem to us in the West, proceedings have been initiated against well-known Vietnamese Cai Luong (folk opera) singer Kim Tu Long, following the entertainer was found gambling by authorities in Tra On District into the Mekong Delta, Vinh Long Province. Just plain ol' playing cards and dice and what will be considered relatively low stakes here had been sufficient to get the performer charged under Vietnam's strict anti-gambling policy for citizens.
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Kim Tu Long is just a well-known and popular performer of Cai Luong, a theatrical form of contemporary folk opera which can be hugely well-liked by the population in southern Vietnam, especially in the Mekong Delta. According to Senior Lieutenant Colonel Phan Van Minh, a deputy police chief in Vinh Long Province, the artist has been charged with illegal gambling, after he was discovered among 27 other people who were all cards that are playing money on a barge anchored during the mouth of Tan Dinh Rivulet, after a performance in June.
Police raided the gambling ring and arrested the 27 gamblers, which included two artists that are additional playing up to speed the barge on June 26th, and seized two decks of credit cards and 22 dice, along with 28 mobile phones, VND443 million ($21,120), too להמשיך לקרוא