Why less taxes for gambling and betting business?


There was talk in Parliament yesterday (20) with respect to the Betting Business, and Gambling, that has spread like a growth the nation over.

Parliamentarian Bandula Gunawardane expressed that it was absolutely uncalled for to tax the Betting Business, just 4 million/ - Rupees, which drags families and lives of the people to the trench. However, the Government has imposed 200 million/ - Rupees tax on Casinos, he said.

He urged the Government to oppose the Betting Business and impose a tax levy of 100 million/- Rupees.