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Madras HC wants online sports regulated, seeks curbs on virtual gambling

Wonders why the law is so quick to come down on physical gambling while permitting virtual

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Madras HC | Online gambling | online gaming

T E Narasimhan  |  Chennai 



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The court said it is not against virtual games, but laments the absence a regulatory body to monitor and regulate legal gaming in the real world and virtual world.

The Madras High Court has said a comprehensive framework is necessary to regulate online sports and curb illegal activities. The Court is also of the view that there should be a regulatory body to monitor and regulate and legal gaming, both in the real and virtual spaces.

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First Published: Fri, July 24 2020. 18:25 IST

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