33 Arrested in India Online Gambling Raid

Police in Kandivli, Asia raided six online gambling hubs

Police in Kandivli, Asia raided six video gaming parlors and arrested an overall total of 33 people this in a crackdown on online gambling in the region week. The raid was initial of its kind within the area, as Samta Nagar authorities raided parlors owned by Planet G Internet video game and Bingo in Kandivli, along with the Pratik Game Zone in Malad.

Franchise Owners Arrested

Every one of the raids had been conducted on venues that had been franchises of company understood as Game King Pvt Ltd, based in Tardeo. A complete of 12 owners of this franchises were arrested, along side 21 players who have been into the parlors at the period of the raids. The owners of Game King, Ramesh Chaurasia and KL Mansukhani, have not yet been arrested in connection with the raids.

Throughout the raids, police recovered 1.31 lakh ($21,500) in funds. According to reports, the centers in concern had been available for at least two years.

‘There are at least 300 more such centers running into the city underneath the franchise of Game King,’ said Sunil Paraskar, commissioner of police for the North Region. ‘We are searching for the main server from where these games had been triggered. We will simply take Cyber Crime department’s assistance to trace it.’

Players were able to start accounts at the centers to play online gambling games for a the least 1,000 rupees ($16.50). Once the accounts Подробнее →