AP Government banned Rummy, Poker games to protect youth

Vastavam web: The Andhra Pradesh government on Thursday took a decision to ban online games like poker and rummy that were pushing the youth on a wrong path. The decision to ban online gambling was taken by the state cabinet under the chairmanship of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, said Information Minister Perni Venkataramaiah (Nani). The Minister said that online gambling has become a vice that was damaging the youth by ‘misleading’ them. “So we have decided to ban all such online gambling to protect the youth,” Nani said.