Games of skill do not metamorphose into games of chance if played online
According to Aruna Sharma, former secretary, MeitY India needs to revisit the 28 percent taxation on all online games if the industry is to grow to be the second largest in the world. Else, the action will shift to grey markets.
Dentsu Gaming and Intel collaborate with tech media portal Digit for SKOAR! College Gaming Club campaign
The campaign commenced with SCGC appointing campus ambassadors across 35 colleges in India. Leveraging platforms like Discord and WhatsApp, the ambassadors interacted with gamers, organizing online playoffs and setting the stage for the subsequent phases of the campaign.
Madras High Court reverses government ban on online rummy and poker
The All India Gaming Federation, Gameskraft, Games24x7, Junglee Rummy, and A23 were among the petitioners who argued that while the game is legally permissible when played physically, it becomes illegal when played online.