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Karnataka Police Act 2021: Dream11 co-founders booked for continuing online games

Times of India | 10/10/2021 10:46 AM | Click to read full article

Police here booked the first case under the recently notified Karnataka Police (Amendment) Act 2021, which bans all formats of online games involving wagering, betting and gambling, against co-founders of Dream11, an online fantasy sports platform.

An FIR was registered on Saturday by Annapoorneshwarinagar police against Bhavit Sheth and Harsh Jain based on a complaint filed by 42-year-old cab driver Manjunatha, a resident of Nagarbhavi.