PUBG Mobile is the biggest casualty among the 118 apps banned in India in the latest ban move. All the PUBG India players were fearing this move and it has finally happened. After the PUBG ban, millions of Indian gamers will not be able to play PUBG Mobile, the popular battle royal game.
After weeks of rumors and speculations, the Government of India has finally banned PUBG Mobile as well as PUBG Mobile Lite in India.
Since the last few years, PUBG has been one of the biggest multiplayer sensations. Every day, thousands and millions of PUBG users are logged into the app. The Indian players were not only devoting their time to PUBG but also their money. PUBG has become a commonplace for iOS and Android smartphones in India.
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Due to the escalating tensions in China and India, PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite have been banned in India. According to the Government of India, the servers of PUBG are based in China. This was causing serious data privacy concerns and data threats to the country.
The government of India claims that banning PUBG will protect the interests of millions of internet as well as mobile users in India. The decision of PUBG ban is aimed at ensuring security, sovereignty and safety of the Indian cyberspace.
All the PUBG India players have been devastated by the ban. But there’s still hope.
How can you play PUBG in India?
The government of India has only banned PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite. The Indian gamers can still play PUBG on the parent game’s server. The reason given for allowing PUBG gamers to access the servers is that PUBG Corp is based out of South Korea.
The PUBG players in India can access PUBG on PCs, instead of their tablets or mobile phones.