Punjab Laws (Extension No.4) Act, 1958.
Prevention of Gambling Act, 1887, Punjab Public Gambling Act, 1961, Kerala Gambling Act, 1960, Goa, Daman and Diu Public Gambling Act, 1976, Sikkim Regulation of Gambling (Amendment) Act, 2005 etc. Most of the States have passed enactments prohibiting gambling and betting (other than exceptions like horse racing, some card games etc.) but two States i.e. Goa and Sikkim have legalized many.
The Public Gambling Act, 1867. Central Act 3 of 1867. pu508. An Act to provide for the punishment gambling and the keeping of common gaming-houses in the (United Provinces, East Punjab and Delhi) (and the Central Provinces). LEGISLATIVE HISTORY 6: Whereas it is expedient to make provision for the punishment of public gambling and the keeping of common gaming-houses (in the United Provinces.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court in an order dated 18th April, 2017 has ruled that playing fantasy sports online does not amount to gambling and involves a substantial degree of skill. The ruling was made by a single judge bench of Justice Amit Rawal while hearing a petition filed by Advocate Varun Gumber and was reported in The Times of India today.
The Public Gambling Act, 1867 Preamble (Act No. 3 of 1867) (25th January 1867) (Note: For application of this Act to your State, please see Local Laws of your State also) An Act to provide for the punishment of public gambling and the keeping of common Gaming-houses in the United Provinces, East Punjab, Delhi and the Central Provinces.
Madhya Pradesh (C.P.) Public Gambling Act,1867 Madhya Bharat Gambling Act, 1949 Orissa Prevention of Gambling Act, 1955 Public Gambling Act, 1867 (applicable to Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Delhi and Madhya Pradesh) 3. Constitution of India, Seventh Schedule, List II, Entry No. 34 Punjab Public Gambling Act, 1867.
Following the implementation of laws under national action plan 01 case has been registered under violation of Loudspeaker Act. 01 case has been registered under Gambling Act whereas 01 gang has also been arrested during this duration in district Khushab. According to DPO Rana Shoaib Mehmud, Khushab Police is honestly offering its duties and ensuring equal implementation of law and protection.
The Public Gambling Act 17: The Punjab Excise Act, 1914 18: The NDPS Act 19: The Explosive Substances Act.