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Harin Bansal (Associate)     15 August 2011

Online betting


I want to know that is Online Betting from the sites like, is legal or not in India ?

I am interested to bet on English Premiere League matches, or may be on cricket matches sometime later in future. But right now, i just want to be specific about sports like Soccer, Tennis. Is it legal in India ?


Thanks & Regards,



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DISHA D. SHAH (lawyer)     16 August 2011

no all above are illegal and its crime

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DISHA D. SHAH (lawyer)     16 August 2011

but some way  e.g. divyabhaskar newspaper was giving gift if we guess who win in ipl , thats legal because its not betting

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Harin Bansal (Associate)     16 August 2011

Thanks Disha for the reply.


But i want to ask that Forget IPL, if I am betting on foreign matches, like English Premiere League is tournament played in foreign and there is no connection with India. Is it also illegal ?

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DISHA D. SHAH (lawyer)     17 August 2011

but you will betting from india so illegal by any way online ,or other way

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Samanta Srory   06 December 2021

It's good that there is a place to discuss the topic of betting online on sports events. I really like betting and I want to do it regularly. I need your advice on how to implement this on some new platform. Let's discuss it!

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