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The Ministry of Finance of Russia proposed to prohibit the sale of tickets of instant lotteries on the Internet. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the bill of the Ministry.
Instant or draw lottery is a lottery in which winning or losing is incorporated in the ticket immediately, but her party will be able to know the result only after a purchase. As follows from the bill of the Ministry of Finance, under the guise of such lotteries in the network is often arranged illegal gambling.
In addition, the Agency proposed to limit the maximum size of the prize Fund of each lottery 70 percent of its revenue. Also clarifies that targeted deductions from lotteries should go to the Federal budget.
Currently in Russia officially only allowed state lotteries, organized by the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of sports.
In the beginning of April, experts estimate that, residents of some Russian regions often win the lottery. The ranking is led Saint Petersburg, Krasnodar Krai and Chelyabinsk oblast.
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