Police in Kandivli, Asia 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 had been initial of its kind within the certain area, as Samta Nagar authorities 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 had been franchises of an ongoing company known as Game King Pvt Ltd, situated in Tardeo. An overall total of 12 owners of this franchises were arrested, along side 21 players who had been into 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 aided by the raids.
Through the raids, police recovered 1.31 lakh ($21,500) in funds. According to reports, the centers in question was indeed 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 looking for the main server from where these games had been triggered. We will simply take Cyber Crime department’s assistance to locate it.’
Players managed to start accounts at the centers to play gambling that is online for the the least 1,000 rupe