Poker is gaining much popularity in India. It is mostly played by the majority of people in India. Most of the people in India preferred depending their time on online poker. Poker is legal in India but not in all states. Kolkata and Karnataka’s high court has declared that the law and police will not inference in this matter.
Poker is considered a game of gambling in Gujarat. But this game is legal in some states like West Bengal, Karnataka, Kerala, Goa, Nagaland and Sikkim. It is illegal in Maharashtra, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Assam, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.
States like Punjab, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Manipur, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Tripura, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir are yet to declare their final decision.
The best poker sites in India
The best poker sites in India are Poker stars India, Blitzpoker, Teen Patti, Spartan Poker, Adda 52, GG Poker. Poker stars India is mostly played in India and is loved by most people.
In Kerala, poker in Hindi is considered a skill game and Nagaland was the first state to introduce its licensing system for a poker game in India.
Payment options for online poker
The payment options for online poker are Visa, Master Card, Bank Transfer, PayU Money, Kotak, Paytm, SBI, UPI, Cashfree and Net Banking.
The top Indian Poker Players are Nipun Java, Aditya Agarwal, Raghav Bansal, Ankit Ahuja, Aditya Sushant,Abhinav Iyer, Paawan Bansal, Vivek Rajkumar, and Dhaval Mudgal.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Poker
Online Poker has both a good and bad impact on the life of a person. Let’s check them out:
– It is more convenient, you can play wherever you want to. You need to download any poker app and start playing.
– It is almost an endless game, people keep on gambling when they seem to win the game. Online poker decreases the chances of developing any brain diseases.
The only disadvantage an online poker has is the non-availability in some states. This game is illegal in most states and many states are yet to declare their decision on this matter. The bad impact is that it leads to loss of interaction as people spend most of their time on online poker.
Online poker increases depression, the chance of heart attack and high blood pressure.
People are often prone to anxiety issues, depression and mental health issues.
A trial part of the game is also available where people play with the pretend money.
The game will be in the player’s favour while playing with the pretend money. This makes them think that they can win the game using real money. That’s how people chase for loss.
Online poker is considered to be a bad habit as it has become an addiction of some people. This game puts people in trouble by defrauding their hard-earned money. At first, people start playing it just for entertainment but soon it becomes an addiction and they can’t stay without this game.