Tech786: A few days ago, the Indian government banned many Chinese apps, including WeChat and Tik-Tok. After that, recently the popular Battle Royal game PUBG Mobile was also banned in India. The game had a large userbase in India and millions of gamers played it. Since the ban on PUBG Mobile, there were constant speculations that this game could be returned to India in some way.
Many days get to read articles related to this, but the truth is that now PUBG Mobile will never return to India. I know all you PUBG lovers will be surprised to know this, but this is the reality.
Why PUBG Mobile will not return?
Because the report quoted the ministry source as saying, ‘There is no discussion among the ministry officials about the return of any app included in the ban list. We would like to avoid commenting on any particular app or company.
In fact, there were reports about PUBG Mobile returning to India in association with Reliance Jio and it was said that if all goes well, the Jio platform can distribute this game to gamers in India. Many reports said that game developers are trying to have a long-term partnership with Jio. Battle Royal Game PUBG Mobile, which has been the choice of millions of players in India, has been banned by the Government of India for having a Chinese connection.
Since then, there were speculations that this game could make a comeback in India and gamers will be able to play PUBG in India after breaking up a partnership with Chinese company Tencent due to the large userbase in India. However, a new report has brought bad news for gamers awaiting the return of this game.
Is PUBG Mobile Partnership with Jio?
Recently there have been reports related to Reliance Jio’s partnership with PUBG Mobile. The report said that talks are going on in both companies and PUBG together with Jio is trying to bring the game back to India. It is being said that many long-term plans of PUBG are about India, in which case the company is looking for a strong local partner. Till now, PUBG had partnered with Chinese company Tencent for distribution of the game.