News / PUBG online game banned in Nepal citing negative impact on children

Hindustan Times : Apr 12, 2019, 04:48 PM
Nepal on Thursday banned the popular online game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), saying its violent content had a negative impact on children. The ban comes into effect from Thursday, we have ordered the ban on PUBG because it is addictive to children and teenagers. This led to arrests of some youths for playing PUBG Mobile despite the ban. Gujarat even went ahead and banned PUBG Mobile for a few weeks.