Goa to have online lotteries

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The joint secretary (budget), Mr Anand Sherkhane has issued a notification for organising lotteries on paper and online, under the Lotteries (Regulation) Rules, 2010.

PANAJI:  The joint secretary (budget), Mr Anand Sherkhane has issued a notification for organising lotteries on paper and online, under the Lotteries (Regulation) Rules, 2010

“The purpose of commencing these Goa Brand State Lotteries is primarily to augment the additional financial resources for the state with a view to fund various public utilities and creation of public asset such as roads, bridges, schools and hospitals and so on,” the notification maintains. The scope, limitation and method for organising the lotteries (Paper and Online) will be as per the Lottery Regulation Act, 1998, and rules made there under along with the Goa Lottery Rules, 2003 as amended from time to time.
The draws of multi digit lotteries new prize scheme of ‘Rs Plawin Main Match 4 Online Lottery’as marketed by M/s Sugal and Damani Enterprise Pvt. Ltd., the authorized marketing agent/ distributor, are being held with effect from May 10, 2010 onwards.