Matka / Satta has its presence in all 28 states & 8 union territories of the country. There are no specific laws that convey that matka is illegal. But all sorts of gambling except horse-racing is illegal in India. Playing Matka, organizing matka attracts criminal offences.

Is Matka Legal?

No.Matka is illegal in all 28 States (Maharashtra, Karnataka, Goa, Andra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Kerala, MadhyaPradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Telagana, Tripura, Uttaranchal, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal) & 8 Union Territories (Andaman and Nicobar Islands,Chandigarh,Dadar and Nagar Haveli,Daman and Diu,Delhi,Lakshadweep,Pondicherry,Ladakh,Jammu and Kashmir) in INDIA

Rational Thought

Playing Matka is nowhere as crime as supplying drugs or murder or rape.
Gambling has existed long before democracy has existed.

Government should not be bothered about what adults do with their money.
Since there are more heinous crimes than playing matka, probably, playing matka isn’t as much sin. But please be noted that it is of course illegal.

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