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To avoid penalty under Public Gambling Act: Gambling, betting rackets thrive in rented rooms, guesthouses

Section 3 of the Public Gambling Act, 1867, has provision for three months’ imprisonment for the owner of gaming house along with a fine not exceeding Rs 200.

GSM will work to ensure amendments to Goa Gambling Act are deleted, says Subhash Velingkar

The GSM has further said that they will increase the number of shops providing fish at subsidised rate. The party has also assured adequate measures to avoid flooding of Panaji city. It also said that their candidate will "work with civil society to protect the constitutional rights of all the communities."


Servers of many online gaming parlours based in Dubai, say police

“We had zeroed in on a few servers in Dubai and blocked them, but other servers sprang up within days,” said Patil.

Amid midnight drama,SAD councillor booked under Gambling Act

SAD councillor from ward 56 in Amritsar,Surinder Kumar alias Vicky Councillor,was arrested and booked under the Gambling Act along with six others on the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday.

Gambling den busted,24 arrested

The city police on Friday busted a gambling den in ravines of Vishwamitri river and arrested 24 persons with valuables worth more than Rs 6 lakh.

Around Town: Country-made liquor seized,one held under Excise Act

The police arrested Amit Kumar,a resident of Janta Colony,Nayagaon,from near Kachi Colony Jhuggi,Sector 25,Chandigarh and recovered 100 quarters of country-made liquor and 44 quarters of “Officer's choice” from his possession.