A petition has been filed in the Madras high court seeking the arrest of Indian captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Tamannah Bhatia for promoting ‘online gambling’.
Recently a 19-year old student who committed suicide in Chennai, leaving a note blaming his online gambling addiction. That’s why a petition has been filed in the Madras High Court seeking the arrest of Indian cricket skipper Virat Kohli and actress Tamannah for promoting online gambling.
“Youngsters are being hooked to this online gambling addiction by the organizers by providing huge cash bonuses to anyone. It uses the famous cricket and film personalities including cricketer like Virat Kohli and actress Tamannah who brainwash these young with their powerful appeal to join this game”
~ The petition states
On the other hand , Virat Kohli is all set to participate in the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for Royal Challengers Bangalore in UAE. As World Twenty20 is postponed , the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed the start and the end states for IPL 13. As per the initial confirmation, IPL 2020 will kick off on September 19, it will end on either November 8 or 10.