PUBG Ban India: Indian Lawyer Files PIL Against PUBG Mobile

PUBG has had a history of bans, and problems in certain countries because of its violence.
PUBG has had a history of bans, and problems in certain countries because of its violence. / Photo courtesy of PUBG Corp

PUBG's ban in India is all based on one lawyer filing a public interest litigation against PUBG Mobile.

PUBG has had a history of bans, and problems in certain countries because of its violence. An Indian lawyer from Chandigarh, Punjab decided to take the matter in his own hands and filed a PIL in the Mumbai High Court against PUBG Mobile.

PUBG Ban India: Indian Lawyer Tries to Get PUBG Banned

HC Arora, the lawyer in question, stated, "School going children who are losing interest in studies have become addicted to the game. The parents of such children are helpless.”

According to reports, PUBG Mobile is the most popular game in India. Tencent has done a strong job of promoting PUBG Mobile in Southeast Asia. Mobile games are easy to attain with most people having smartphones, and they are usually free-to-play.

As of now, PUBG Mobile can still be played in India.