It has digital war against anti-indian elements, Govt of india block usage of 118 apps including famous pubg Mobile. Earlier in June centre had banned 59 Chinese apps which were largely clone to previous 47 banned apps such as tiktok, uc browser and We chat. Pubg banned in india due to security issue.
The ministry of electronics and informative technology received several complaints from various sources, including report about misuse of some mobile apps available on play store and iOS platforms. These apps are stealing and transmitting users data to outside servers of India.
“The compilation of these data , it’s mining and profiling by elements hostile to national security and defense of india, Which ultimately impinges upon the sovereignty and integrity of india, is a matter of very deep and immediate concern which requires emergency measures”- The statement said.
These apps are envoking section 69 of information technology act. This move will safeguard the interests of crores of indian mobile and internet users. This decision is taken to ensure safety, security and sovereignty of indian cyberspace.
Pubg Banned in India –
The pubg Mobile game now has more than 600 million downloads and 50 million active players globally, it’s rebranded version of the game is called ‘ Game of Peace’
Digital Strike Against China-
The govt has taken number of steps against China like Aatmanirbhar Bharat and banning of Chinese apps , after 20 army personnel martyred in the violent clash with China at border.
Complete 118 banned apps List-
Frequently Asked Questions-
1- Can we play pubg using VPN ?
Ans- We don’t recommend you to play pubg by connecting VPN , By VPN you can’t get actual latency , so chance of winning game will decrease. It’s unethical to play pubg by using VPN , govt take this step for india security , so we should follow govt rule . Also govt banning VPN apps.
2- When pubg banned in india completely ?
Ans- Govt banned this apps official but it can takes upto 15 day to ban completely from app store, Telecom service provider as well as Smartphone.