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The Crux: Can Gaming Be Regulated?

Aug 01, 2017 10:05 PM IST India India

In the dark recesses of the web hide sinister plots to trap the young. The alleged suicide of a young 14-year-old boy in Mumbai has suddenly woken us up to 'Blue Whale' suicide game. An online gaming trend that has allegedly taken 130 lives in Russia where the game was invented. Parents and teachers are worried and the government now says it is looking at how to regulate social media gaming platforms that could prove to be potentially dangerous.