PUBG Mobile is one of the most popular battle royale games. Thanks to its highly competitive element, and great multiplayer experience; the game captured a huge market share. PUBG Mobile is not only an important game in mobile esports but also a great game for streamers. We have seen many live streamers emerging thanks to this game. PUBG Mobile got so popular worldwide, and India is no different. However, things took a turn when the Indian Government announced the ban of PUBG Mobile in 2020. Later, PUBG Mobile was re-launched in the country as “Battlegrounds Mobile India.” And now, BGMI is also facing issues and has recently been removed from the Google Playstore. and Apple App Store
Battlegrounds Mobile India didn’t take any time and was instantly a success thanks to PUBG Mobile’s popularity. It is the same as PUBG Mobile, however with a few changes in rules and guidelines. But turns out it is not enough; the Indian Government has again taken notice of the popular battle royale title.
Why is BGMI removed from the Google Playstore and Apple App Store?
BGMI has been pulled from the Play Store because of a government order – a person familiar with the matter.
— Manish Singh (@refsrc) July 28, 2022
Google’s statement suggests the game was removed from Google Playstore due to a “Government Order“. But why would the government remove the game? Well, one of the possible reasons could be the complaint of people. Parents have found this game addicting. Moreover, there have been several incidents of violent crimes committed due to this game.
Btw this is not permanent ban
hope for the best 🤞🏻
— Abhijeet Andhare (@GHATAK_official) July 28, 2022
There is no official confirmation if this ban from Playstore and Apple App Store is permanent or temporary. However, a YouTuber has suggested that BGMI will beckon Google Playstore.
We will keep you updated whenever we have more information about BGMI. Let us know what are your thoughts on BGMI and PUBG Mobile in the comments below.