Six youngsters arrested for playing PUBG in Rajkot. PUBG Mobile is banned by Rajkot Police.
Rajkot, March 15, 2019: Rajkot Police has banned famous mobile game The Player Unknown background in the city due to its addictive nature. On the very first day, at least 10 youngsters are arrested playing the banned online game. 6 more youth arrested on the second day of a ban. As per the reports, all youngsters are undergraduate students in the age group of 18 years to 22 years.
It is not the first time that the famous game is banned in India. PUBG is also banned in other cities of Gujarat such as Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Surat, Bhavnagar, Aravalli, Gir, Somnath, and Vadodara.
Police are encouraging citizens to contact them if they found anyone playing the banned game. Apart from PUBG, MOMO challenge is also banned in many parts of India.
What is PUBG and why it is banned?
The Battle Royale game or Player Unknown Background is an online multiplayer game. It is a survival game where 100 players fight each other; it is the last man standing game. Last player/group wins the game and gets an award Winner – Winner chicken dinner.
A game is highly addictive in nature; most of the players spend countless hours playing this game. It is a pure loss of productive hours. There are some cases where players skip routine work just to play the game.
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