Figures released by the local gaming regulators indicate that poker revenue was slightly up year-over-year.
The state four poker rooms reported strong revenues as they achieved a 33 percent increase year-on-year.
Italian politicians have raised concerns about the shared online poker liquidity project’s impact on problem gambling and are opposing the agreement.
A court in Gujarat heard civil petitions regarding the legality of poker and whether the game involves skills or not.
Ministry of Economy data revealed that the Italian gaming market has experienced optimistic growth in the last decade.
Revenue from live poker tables was US$3.01 million in July, almost the same number registered in 2016.