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Sports fraud bill a step to maintain integrity: AIGF

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Introduction of theSports (and Prevention of Fraud) Bill2018 in the Lok Sabha is a step to maintain integrity in sports, All Gaming Federation (AIGF) said Sunday.

On Friday, introduced a bill, seeking setting up of an effective regime to maintain the integrity of sports in the country by preventing and penalising sports fraud.

The Sports (and Prevention of Fraud) Bill,2018is aimed to introduce an effective administration to maintain the integrity of sports in by preventing and penalising sports fraud, and for regulation of online sports gaming, AIGF said in a statement.

All Gaming Federation Roland Landerssaid, "With the proliferation of sports leagues and the development of the sports ecosystem in India, the (& Prevention of Fraud) Bill 2018, will be a step in the right direction in order to maintain integrity in sports".

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First Published: Sun, December 30 2018. 15:45 IST
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