To mark the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on October 2, the Goan casinos will remain shut for 24 hrs duration.
The decision has been taken to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi.
Goa state administration informed that the government there observes dry day on October 2.
This is aimed at paying homage and respect to the Father of the Nation.
A notification to this effect has also been issued recently.
Goa has six offshore casinos besides more than 12 gaming dens in different five-star hotels.>