Task Force police have rounded up nearly 40 persons, most of them rich celebrities, while they were playing poker (card games) at Hotel Marriot, near Tank Bund. The police raided the hotel, last night, on information that high class persons from post areas like Banjara Hills, have arrived and were having a rave party. Crores of rupees had exchanged hands, in suspected drugs sale, it is learnt. However, police said that these rich people, mostly girls, were only playing card games, which is banned in Hyderabad. Some Rs. 23 lakhs was seized from them, they added.