PUBG Cellular India was probably the most hyped video games in 2020. PUBG Cellular was first banned in India again in September 2020 and it’s no attempting to make a comeback in a brand new avatar. Whereas the corporate has every thing set for the re-launch, they’re simply ready for approval from the Ministry of Electronics and Data Know-how (MeitY).
The followers have been eagerly ready for the sport to come back again however now it appears like they should maintain their pleasure for a bit longer. PUBG Cellular India was anticipated to launch within the nation inside this month. Nonetheless, the corporate has not but obtained a nod from the federal government.
Responding to an RTI Question filed on 30th November, the Ministry of Electronics and Data Know-how, stated, “MeitY has not given any permission for launch of PUBG.”
The RTI was filed by a well-known e-sports entity GEM Esports. The corporate shared the response on their Instagram deal with. In its question to the Central Public Data Officer, GEM Esports wrote”
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“Pricey Sir/Mam, within the month of September 2020, the Authorities of India; with the session of your Division (MeitY) banned varied Chinese language apps. One in every of which was the PUBG Recreation. Now, there are a lot of information that claims that the sport; is being re-launched and the identical is made particularly for the Indian Public; and won’t be dangerous to the nation and its residents. I wish to know in case your division; has given any such permission to the sport in order that it may be re-launched.”
The response clearly implies that PUBG isn’t coming again to India anytime quickly.