Satta is way of gambling or betting that qualifies to earn high amount of money in a short span of time and it is played through a number, called satta number. It is a game of fun and which ensures o on edge of the seat entertainment. It is played by at least a hundred people together that involves equal chances to win as well as lose. Therefore, it can make someone rich in minutes but it is risky as well. There are quite a few companies that are up and running which can lure you into the game by providing schemes and offers to get you into placing bets. So, one must be very active while joining the game as it revolves a lot around tricks and bluffing. A prominent player knows and understands all the aspects and rules of the game which helps him win and enjoy the game to the fullest whereas a newcomer is generally confused about the rules and might lose a few hands at it so it is suggested to get well acquainted about the game and all its other aspects. A newcomer should do enough research, take suggestions from a fellow player who has been playing for a while and establish some strategy about when to withdraw and how to wager etc., before getting into it. There are several fake satta numbers which are available on the line to attract the players to chose them and lose heavy amounts of money. As much as it promises great fortune and return, Satta businesses are disastrous to get into in terms of risks involved, loss of money and shortage of time and competition. Stta game must be played being careful and open headed and always there is an excitement attached with the game. If you are passionate enough about the game and have the required knowledge about the game you might even win a huge amount of the lottery. A person who is passionate and determined enough to win will be ready to take a few losses as starters to ensure a win later in the next game. This way he will gain adequate experience and calculate how much to money wager and withdraw whenever things get a little out of hands. He will become more efficient in guessing the satta number for varies games such as, football, horse racing, cricket and also in casinos. Watching him enjoying the benefits his friends and acquaintances will get encouraged to join the game with him and the satta business will grow. Sometimes, the game becomes addictive as a player makes it a habit of betting, it becomes difficult for them to restrain themselves even after continuous losses as it is also very enticing game to be a part of. Some people get instant benefits of winning and the losers get experience and other opportunities to earn more in future.

There are several websites like sattacon which deal with satta business and betting games where one can avail satta numbers. These websites also provide satta gali charts and results and give out information related to satta gali. There some fake websites too which asks for money immediately and put up false numbers to scam the players so, one should always do the required research and analyze the authenticity of the websites before placing bets. One should be careful of fraud websites and sources before trusting such mediums. To quote, intelligence is not relying blindly upon anything, intelligence is using one’s own brain to take a second opinion before trusting anyone at the first place, is very much applicable when it comes satta or any sort of betiing game. Just being reckless to play and win will not be fruitful, patience is the key to ensure stability and victory. 


In, 1961, the new York cotton exchange stopped the practice of satta, which caused the betters to look for alternative ways to keep the matka business alive.

A person who has won a great amount of money from the game of Satta or Matka gambling is known as a “Matka King”.

During the 1960’s and mid 1990’s Kalyanji Bhagat and Ratan Khatri pioneered the game of satta.

Kalyanji Bhagat

A farmer named Kalyanji Bhagat was born in village of Ratafia, Games Wala in Kutch, Gujarat. For the religiousness the king of Kutch gave them a family name and a title.  Kalyanji’s family name was Gala and the name Bhagat which is a modification of bhakt which was the title given to them.

In 1941, Kalyanji migrated in Bombay and started his career doing odd jobs. Initially he was a spice seller also known as masala ferriwala and ended up managing a grocery store.

In 1960’s, Kalyanji was running a grocery store in Worli, and then he started the game of Satta or Matka gambling by accepting bets made by the people. These beta were made on the basis of opening as well as closing rates of cotton which were traded on the New York wholesale market. He used to operate and  run this business from the compound of his building Vinod Mahal in Worli. InIn 1962, he started the Worli Matka. Kalyanji Bhagat’s matka ran for all the days in a week.

Ratan Khatri

In the early 1960’s to mid-1990’s, Ratan Khatri was known as the ‘Matka  King’. He controlled an illegal network of gambling nationwide with international connections. It included several lakh people who wanted to bet and also dealt with crores of rupees.

Khatri’s Matka business started in a bustling business area of Dhanji Street located in Mambadevi where people where ready to wager. It was done on a daily basis, on the fluctuating opening and closing rates of cotton from the New York market.

Gradually, the number of betters increased and it became a gambling hub. Some compulsive betters started looking for alternate options due to the row over a winning numbers as well as the New York market’s fine day week schedule. Khatri started his own syndicate based on his friend’s request. In this system, he started drawing three cards from a deck in order to decide the day’s number. Khatri’sway of betting was considered to be more genuine as the cards were drawn in front of the betters and at random.

In 1964, Rattan Khatri introduced the New Worli Market with a few modifications to the rules of this game. Ratan khatri’s matka ran for only five days in a week from Monday to Friday. During the emergency in India, Ratan Khatri was jailed and had to serve 19 months behind bars. He has retired and lives near Tardeo. However, he still does visit the Mahalaxmi Racecourse to bet on his favourite horses.