The Karnataka authorities would quickly enact a regulation to utterly management on-line video games and playing linked to it, House Minister Basavaraj Bommai mentioned.
“A gathering of senior officers has taken place on this regard, Due to on-line video games, many youth have gotten into difficulties as they lose their monitor or get misguided. We’ve bought complaints from many dad and mom and households have suffered due to it,” he mentioned.
Chatting with reporters on Friday, he mentioned it’s needed to regulate them.
“By finding out legal guidelines applied by varied states on this regard, our authorities has determined to usher in a regulation towards on-line video games on the earliest to utterly management it,” he mentioned.
A call on whether or not to ban on-line video games or regulate them could be taken after inspecting these legal guidelines, he mentioned.
Neighboring Tamil Nadu on Friday had issued an ordinance to “ban on-line gaming” involving betting, within the backdrop of suicides by avid gamers who allegedly misplaced cash.