Police in Kandivli, India raided six online gambling hubs
Police in Kandivli, India raided six video gaming parlors and arrested a complete of 33 people this in a crackdown on online gambling in the region week. The raid ended up being initial of its kind within the area, as Samta Nagar police raided parlors owned by Planet G Internet video game and Bingo in Kandivli, in addition to the Pratik Game Zone in Malad.
Franchise Owners Arrested
Most of the raids had been conducted on venues that were franchises of an ongoing company known as Game King Pvt Ltd, situated in Tardeo. A complete of 12 owners associated with the franchises were arrested, along with 21 players who had been in the parlors at the right period of the raids. The owners of Game King, Ramesh Chaurasia and KL Mansukhani, have not yet been arrested in connection with all the raids.
During the raids, police recovered 1.31 lakh ($21,500) in funds. According to reports, the facilities in question have been open for at least two years.
‘There are in least 300 more centers that are such within the city underneath the franchise of Game King,’ said Sunil Paraskar, commissioner of police for the North Region. ‘We are seeking the main server from where these games had been triggered. We shall simply take Cyber Crime department’s assistance to locate it.’
Players were able to start accounts at the centers to play online gambling games for the the least 1,000 rupees ($16.50) Continue reading “33 Arrested in India Online Gambling Raid”