No Longer Playing On A Backfoot; How Karnataka High Court’s Verdict Benefits Online Gaming Industry

On Monday, Karnataka High Court struck down key amendments to the Karnataka Police Act, 1963, restricting online betting or wagering in the state with the most extreme detainment of three years and punishment up to Rs one lakh. “After three consecutive certain decisions, we are sure that stakeholders will currently be clear as far as isolation between online skill games and betting business,” Roland Landers, CEO, All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) told BrandWagon Online.