Press Council of India

  • 20 Apr 2024

On 19th April 2024, Press Council of India cautioned against publishing ads promoting betting and gambling platforms, citing adherence to consumer protection laws.

  • Press Council of India (PCI) advised print media against publishing betting and gambling ads.
  • Emphasizes adherence to directives by Central Consumer Protection Authority.
  • Warns against direct and surrogate ads promoting illegal activities like betting.
  • Advisory aims to curb increasing instances of unlawful advertisements in print media.