TN Law Minister: Assembly Passes Bill to Ban Online Gambling, Governor Must Clear It

  • The Tamil Nadu Gaming and Police Laws (Amendment) Act 2021 was struck down by the High Court on August 3, 2021.
  • The Act bans wager or placing bet in cyber space for other reasons, not on the premise of competence of legislature.
  • The Assembly has passed a Bill to ban online gambling.
  • The Governor must clear the Bill for it to take effect.