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Government will not allow the gaming industry to undermine the proposed SRO: MoS Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Rajeev Chandrasekhar, the Union Minister of State for Electronics and IT, has stated that the government will not permit the industry to fully control the proposed self-regulatory body for online gambling.

“Accountability and transparency are our core principles.” The minister assured that the government will not permit the industry to control the SRO. Chandrasekhar added that the government is dedicated to the expansion of online gaming while also protecting online citizens with the new regulations. The proposed regulations for online gaming, which were released last month, are now the subject of extensive public comments, according to the Centre. The first round of consultations with important parties, including parents, students, and education professionals, were held on Wednesday, according to news agency PTI.

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