Will PUBG Mobile make a comeback in India? Or is it a permanent ban?
PUBG Mobile might make a comeback to India on both Google Play Store and Apple App Store. Here's what you need to know.
PUBG Mobile, the popular battle royale game, was recently banned in India. The app was removed from the Google Play Store and Apple App Store soon after the ban was announced by the Indian government. As the game was developed by Tencent Games, a Chinese company, there was a concern about user privacy in India and hence the app was removed. Recently, people have been talking about the return of the Battle Royal game but should you be excited? Being important you need to know.
According to a recent report citing ministry sources, the PUBG mobile app is not returning from the ban anytime soon. A source in the ministry said in a statement, "There is no discussion within the ministry officials to revoke the ban on any of the apps listed in the ban list. We will abstain from making any comments on any specific company or app. "
With this, we can say with confidence that PUBG Mobile is not making a comeback in the Indian App Store any time soon. So, players should start switching to Call of Duty Mobile or Free Fire. FAU: G, an Indian battle royale game is also coming soon for both Android and iOS platforms.
In contradiction, a report by Hindu Business Line states that PUBG Corporation is negotiating with Reliance Jio to bring back PUBG Mobile in India. Citing an internal source, the report states that these talks are still in the early stages. In addition, both companies are detailing how a deal can be structured.
As of now, not much can be said about the return of the game. Until then, we can only look for alternatives.