BGMI Banned In India: Developer Krafton Said To Meet With MeitY To Resolve Issue

BGMI was removed from Google Play store based on a government order, as per a Google spokesperson.

Battlegrounds Mobile India is a rebranded variant of PUBG Mobile.

BGMI, appears to have been banned in the country as it was removed from Google Play store and Apple’s App Store on Thursday night without any prior intimation from developer Krafton.

A Google India spokesperson said in a statement that the company received a government order to block BGMI from its Play store.

For those unaware, BGMI is a rebranded version of PUBG Mobile,

which was banned in India along with 117 other Chinese apps by the Centre as they were found to be “prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order.”