Ratan Khatri (Rattan Khatri), who gave a new place to the game of gambling, died on May 9 exactly a week ago. Khatri, known as Matka King, was considered the betrothed emperor of Mumbai, whose daily turnover was more than 1 crore.

Who was Matka King, who earned 1 crore daily from betting, who went silently from the world a week ago


Ratan Khatri came to Mumbai from Karachi in Pakistan during the partition of India and settled there. Since then, Mumbai (Mumbai) has seen many rounds. From the era of the underworld to the period of terrorist blasts. In the midst of all this, speculation was also flourishing in the city. Ratan Khatri gave a special style to traditional gambling, in which the number was extracted from the pot and it was considered as the lucky number of the day. Instead of internet and mobile, this number used to spread throughout the country in that period of telephone only. This was the popularity of Matka King’s yoke.

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The story begins in 1962 when an anonymous man in a white kurta-pajama arrives at the Mumbai Police Commissioner’s office and calls the crime reporters talking to the policemen for a blatant story with him. This story was for the first time to declare a lucky number of gambling out of a pot. This unnamed man was Ratan Khatri, who gave a new style to the betting in the city. This method soon began to become popular and the gambling business across the country started running from Mumbai itself.

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It was a time when you could not do even the most important trunk call in the then Bombay at 9 pm. The reason! There were bookies on all the telephone lines, who were telling each other the lucky number which was declared by Matka King on that day. According to a report published in the Indian Express, the popularity of this game of gambling became such that around 9 pm MTNL used to stop all calls so that the bookies can distribute lucky numbers.

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By the way, Khatri did not start gambling alone. He was accompanied by Kalyanji Gala of Kutch, who left Kutch in 1944 and settled in Mumbai. Kalyanji was then a simple man who ran a ration shop and lived in Worli’s chawl. Kalyan ji also heard the stories of betting on the New York Cotton Exchange from the mouth of the shoppers. From there the local version of betting started matka.

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The popularity of the game started increasing because the factory workers living in Chawl could also play in it for 1 rupee. Soon it reached the Javeri market from Worli and it became its headquarters. This market of South Mumbai was famous for its narrow streets and gold-silver jewelry. With the arrival of Zaveri from Worli, Ratan Khatri became Kalyanji’s partner in the lump of the pot and the work went on.

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