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India's online gambling problem spurs calls for regulation

Pandemic-imposed isolation and increasing internet gaming demand cited as causes

The allure of online gambling during the pandemic has raised alarm bells in India.

NEW DELHI -- The coronavirus pandemic has left many in India stuck at home during a series of total and partial lockdowns, and such isolation, combined with some of the world's cheapest internet rates, has made it both tempting and easy to gamble online.

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