Khasi Hills Sports Association conducts an Archery-based lottery known as Juwai Teer involving 12 archery clubs from a specific region of Shillong. This particular thing takes place every day around 3:50 pm when 50 archers make use of their chance to throw 50 arrows each. The next round happens at 4:25 pm.
The job of this Teer betting game is basically where the player has to predict the last two digits of the arrows that reached the target and hit. For example, if the total number of arrows that hit the target is 1568 then the winning two digits will be 68, the last two digits of the number.
The teer results will be available on https://www.meghalayateer.com/previous-results.php.
Shillong has several Teer betting counters which are authorized and are quite operational. The numbers that the general population puts down their bets on goes from 0 to 99. The selling of Teer betting tickets starts at 10 am and continues till 3:30 pm. The shooting commences at 3:30 pm when the archer shoots arrows to hit the target. If the person is able to anticipate both the numbers of the first and second round correctly then it is known as forecast or forecast when the winning amount rises up to Rs. 4000 for every Re. 1 gambled. Generally in the first round, a person can win up to Rs. 80 for Re. 1 bet and up to Rs.60 for RE. 1 bet in the second round. The results of the first round are announced at 3:50 pm and the results for the second round are announced at 4:25 pm.
Except for Sundays, Teer games like Shillong games and Khanapara Teer are also played. Teer literally means “arrow”.
People in all parts of Shillong are aware of this game and consider it to be a traditional game to be played every day. For a long period of time, the Khasi clan of Meghalaya celebrated this game as one of their conventional traditional events which brought people together every day. The gambling involves in this betting game approximately started around the mid-twentieth century which is being carried on still by the Khasi tribe. The state government of Meghalaya prohibited the tribe from playing this game until the mid of 1980s as gambling and betting were against the laws.
The state government of Meghalaya after a long period of time in 1982 legalized the game as it thought that the betting game can be a decent source of income for the Khasi clan of Shillong. After the legal permission, the structure of the game came into full form and is practiced by the tribe since. Meghalaya Regulation of the Game of Arrow Shooting was passed by the Meghalaya Assembly on 27th September 2018. It also started the sale of Teer tickets bill in the same year. The regulation was passed to regulate the game of arrow shooting and the sale of Teer tickets legally so as to avoid any allegations for disobeying the protocols. Meghalaya Amusements and Betting Tax (Amendment) Act of 1982 controls the betting game of Meghalaya currently.
The number of arrows hit should not be more than fifty and less than thirty and in each round the total number of arrows used should be between two hundred and seven hundred in numbers.