Tue. Mar 31st, 2020

SATTA

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INTRODUCTION

Satta game is a kind of lottery which includes betting on both closing as well as opening rates of transmitted cotton from Cotton Exchange of New York. It continued even before the independence era and during the 1960’s it got replaced with multiple ways of having random numbers generated. It is one of the games based on how amazing guessing possibilities you possess and also sheerluck.

This game was first started in America. The New York cotton exchange shut down in 1962 and the bookies used a different way to draw a random number. Kalyanji bhagat and Ratan Khatri are known to be the pioneers of this game in india. Kalyanji bhagat introduced this game and started playing it and ratan Khatri started the game of lucky draw in order to determine the winner, in the year 1961. Although this game is illegal in india it continues to be popular. People play this addictive game even after having a bad reputation. People continues to play this game hiding from the law and authority. This game can be be played both online as well offline.

TYPES OF SATTA KING GAME

There are four types of satta king games played in india:

  • Galisatta
  • Disawarsatta
  • Faridabad satta
  • Ghaziabad satta

THE GAME OF SATTA KING

The game of satta king starts with hundred people numbered from zero to ninety-nine. The numbers are written on small slips which are put in a pot. The people need to wager bet and after that they have to contact their khailwal. After that a number is drawn at random in order to determine the winner. The khailwal plays a very vital role and has major responsibilities, he plays the role of a mediator in this game. The khailwal collects money and count the total number of players coming in and then sends them off to the company. He also needs to deliver the winning prize to its rightful owner after the declaration of the winner.

There are a few things that is to be kept in mind while playing this game:

  • Firstly, to have enough knowledge, updates as well as tricks about the game which might help in the process of gambling and betting
  • Secondly, keeping the track of offers which have enough potential of benefitting the player.
  • Lastly, to be aware of the risk involved in this game. As the results are drawn at random and depends upon the sheer luck of the player it is recommended to invest small amount of money.

ONLINE PREFERENCE

The players who play this game with all their enthusiasm recommends to play this game online. As we all know, betting is illegal in India, various third-party apps like VPNs are used to play this game in a very secretive manner.

ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES

Satta king or matka can be misleading and mostly, people get into the game excepting to earn at least some amount of money. Although, people who plays this game ends up losing a great sum of money most of the time. There is a trick that is to invest in small sums and it also reduces the possibilities of losing huge amount of money.

There is a great possibility of winning huge amount of money. Most of the time the winner gets nine times their wager bet for example, if a player bets ten rupees he gets nine-hundred rupees if he wins.

REALITY OF SATTA KING

As we know, satta is a kind of game played even before independence. Satta king or satta bazar is a kind off a lottery game in which hundred people are serially numbered after which these numbers are collected in a pot and one number is drawn at random. The corresponding number is declared to be the winner and gets to take away the winning prize home. This was how the game was played before but now the game has changed completely. The process of choosing the winner has changed a lot. Most companies want to earn profit and doesn’t want their clients to know what is going on behind their back. The companies choose the person with the lowest wager amounts out of the hundred which means the money from the rest of the ninety-nine player goes to the company. This means a minimum amount goes to the winner and the company earns a significant profit.

Satta is a game which is very easy and interesting to play. Also, it is a very good source to earn money by investing a very small amount of money. People have claimed to have become rich a lot of times but the fact that the game is banned is not negligible. Since, this game involves great amount of risk, it, can’t be used as a recreation. One of the main concerns being, addiction to gambling. People often lose enormous amount of fortune even bore they realize that they have become addicted to the game.

TERMINOLGY

  1. Matka – refers to an earthen pot.
  2. Single – digits between zero and nine that involve in betting.
  3. Farak – it is the difference between the close results and the open result.
  4. Jodi – any two-digit number 00 and 99 that is involved in matka, e.g. 56
  5. Patti – three digit result that comes as a betting result.
  6. Cycle Patti – last two digits of a Patti, for example for cycle 128, the cycle Patti would be 28.
  7. SP/DP/TP – SP stands for single patti e.g. 123, DP stands for doble patti e.g. 122, and TP stands for triple patti e.g. 111

THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND

Gambling continues to be illegal in India under the General Public Gambling Act Of 1867 and can land you in jail or with the liability to pay a fine. The act also prohibits anyone from visiting gambling houses, if found guilty, the convict might have to pay a fine of Rs.100 or may also be imprisoned for up to a month. The Indian Law classifies games into two broad classes; games that are dominated by talent and games that are dominated by probability. The supreme court of India has used the game of rummy as an example, they’ve gone on to explain that rummy, in fact, is not a game of just probability. The game is also heavily influenced by talent, as it needs significant amounts of practice. In order to build up the capability of memorizing the autumn cards and have the ability to pull, holding and throwing the right cards; the player needs to invest a lot of time in practicing the art of the game.

The word gambling is not mentioned under the IT Act of 2000, which regulates cyber activities in India. Therefore, the word’s interpretation was left to the public’s intelligence and the courts have hence refused to look into the matter.  Gambling is thus permitted in three states in India; Goa, Daman, and Sikkim. The Public Gambling Act of 1867 by the Central Law prohibits anyone from running or managing a gambling house. Anyone found guilty can be fined up to Rs.200 or imprisoned for three months. Visiting a gambling house can also land you in jail for a month or with a hundred rupee fine.

Online gambling is still at its initial stages in India. Sikkim offered three online gambling licenses in 2010, which failed despite of India is one of the most played games played in India. Despite the existence of laws of prohibition, illegal gambling is carried out extensively throughout the country. The gambling market has been estimated to be worth approximately $60 US per year.

 Satta can bring you a great opportunity to earn huge amounts of money. The platform is relative and easy and can be easily used with small amounts of investments. The following charts also help once you are familiar with the tricks. Taking help is also a good option, as some agencies are willing to help you with a percentage in the profit to their name. 

INFLUENCES IN BOLLYWOOD

The matka business and the lives of the matka kings also had an influence on Bollywood. The character in Bollywood filmmaker Feroz Khan’s film Dharmatma, Prem Nath who enacted the title role also provided the basic logistics for the script  and dialogues for the script and dialogues written by Kaushal Bharati.

Khatri also ventured into Bollywood financing and one such film that he produced was Rangeela Ratan, which he co-produced with Ramchandra Bhikubhai and even acted in.