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77% consumers want fantasy gaming advertisements banned: Survey

Around 77 per cent of consumers want the government to prohibit advertisements for gaming platforms where one can earn or lose real money

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IPL 2020 | gaming industry | advertisements

Sai Ishwar  |  Mumbai 

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The survey also assumes importance as IPL, India's largest sporting event, kicks off with fantasy gaming startup Dream11 as its title sponsor. | Photo: Shutterstock

The Indian Premier League (IPL) has brought cheer not just to cricket fans but also to fantasy sports apps, which are doling out new offers and have bumped up their marketing spends to woo users.

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First Published: Sun, September 20 2020. 19:02 IST