Online gaming

The court took cognizance of the indictment on June 17 and issued notices to the defendants, the Enforcement Directorate said in a statement.

The money laundering case stems from a Goa Police FIR filed under various sections of the IPC and the Goa, Daman and Diu Public Gambling Act 1976 and Section 66 -D of the Information Technology Act.

“Hardeep Singh and Rahul Khanna ran a syndicate named ‘mini-India’ on the online gambling app PP Poker.

The two defendants, he said, had also invested the proceeds of crime in the form of crypto accounts which were “traceable” by the ED.

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