PUBG Mobile is now banned : Report
Posted by WebDesk on 12th April 2019
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PUBG Mobile is now banned : Report

NTA has directed all of the country’s internet service providers, mobile operators and network service providers to block streaming of the game in Nepal. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is one of the most popular battle royale games currently available. The Mobile version of the game was recently banned in Gujarat, India and has now suffered the same fate in Nepal, according to a report by Reuters. In a statement by Sandip Adhikari, the deputy director at Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) told Reuters, that the country has ordered a ban on PUBG because of children and teenagers being addicted to it. He also states that this order came after a request from the country’s federal investigation authority. NTA has directed all of the country’s internet service providers, mobile operators and network service providers to block streaming of the game in Nepal. According to the report, Adhikari has also stated that till date there have been no incidents linked to the game in the country. However, parents are still concerned about their children being distracted from studies and work.