first_img(Attn.editors: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with PRNewswire. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the same.) Overwhelming Response to Khelplay.coms Seminar on Recent Developments in the Skill Game Industry MUMBAI, June 15, 2016/PRNewswire/ — Online poker website [ ] recently organized a panel discussion on Recent Developments in the Skill Games Industry – a seminar on legal, regulatory and tax updates for poker players and operators. The event mainly generated awareness about the recent developments and potential of the skill games industry and how it is different from gambling. (Logo: ) Mr. Kuntal Sampat, Vice President of Sachar Gaming Pvt. Ltd. which operates introduced the audience to and its state of the art features. Mr. Jay Sayta, founder of gaming laws website and moderator of the seminar opened the discussion by saying that games of skill like poker, rummy and fantasy sports enjoy an exalted status as per Indias gaming laws and do not amount to gambling, contrary to popular perception. He added that staking of money on games of skill like poker [ ] and rummy [ ] is understood to be completely legal, and therefore after the dot com boom a large number of companies have started offering skill games although the industry is still in a nascent stage. more PRNewswire GSVlast_img read more