iGaming operators have been keeping a close watch on the fast growing Indian online gaming market which has become bigger with every passing year. The COVID-19 lockdown worked well for Indian online gaming operators as they witnessed a significant boost in new player registrations and player traffic during the 2020 lockdown.
However, the sudden increase in online gaming during the lockdown has also had a negative impact on the iGaming industry.
A number of young Indians have become addicted to gambling during the lockdown and have gotten heavily into debt. They have borrowed money from friends, family and even stolen to finance their gambling addiction.
Many of the young Indian players found themselves trapped in gambling debt with no w…