The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached the assets of N. Jayamurugan, an associate of Santiago Martin, in connection to a Sikkim lottery scam.
It is understood that Goa’s redrafted gaming laws will undergo a review from the Advocate General (AG) before it is brought into force, local media reports.
A third petition has been filed in the Gujarat High Court after a poker club was denied clearance by Surat police.
When India played its old foe Pakistan in a World Cup cricket game in 2015, a staggering 1 billion people were estimated to have tuned in to watch, while the average viewership for its national side in a big game is about 400 million.
While opposition parties have promised a clampdown on casinos in the state in the lead up to the election, the Goa BJP party has remained silent on the issue.
The Election Commission (EC) has vowed to keep an eye on casinos in the state ahead of the upcoming Goa assembly elections.
A NGO has urged the chairman of the state assembly’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to hand over an alleged lottery scandal to the CBI.
India is launching a new eSports league named UCypher, a first of its kind tournament that will see 10 teams competing in PC, console and mobile games.
India casino operator Delta Corp. has received the casino license for its Sikkim operations, and intends to start operations immediately.
Illegal cockfighting in Andhra Pradesh is as popular as ever, despite a court order stopping the blood-sport.