Indians have always been interested in card games, betting, lottery and betting on sports events. During COVID-19 pandemic, a lot of people have signed up for online casino platforms. Casino platform operators are upbeat about the prospects of Indian market and they are investing more money and effort in the fast growing segment.
Online Casino and Sports Betting Gain Subscribers across India
Due to political pressure and vote bank politics, State governments have been taking a critical view of lottery, sports betting and casinos in general. Lottery or online lotto has been banned in most of the Indian states. While illegal sports-betting is a massive business across India, mainly due to high volume of betting on cricket matches, bettors need a reliable option to place their bets. Online sports-betting offers a legal and reliable platform for bettors to try their luck.
Sports betting and online casino platforms are operated in India by companies headquartered in Europe or North America. Online betting is legal across India expect for states Telangana and Andhra Pradesh that banned all online gambling in January 2020. As per legal experts, Indian government has jurisdiction only over the activities that take place within the geographical boundary of the country and these online casino platforms operate their servers outside India.
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