Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) is no longer available for download on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store, but here’s how you can still play.
The ban on Battlegrounds Mobile India is quite a shock to gamers. In the late hours of July 28, one of the most popular online battle royale games, BGMI, suddenly disappeared from Google PlayStore and Apple App Store. This left no traces of BGMI in either app stores, meaning users will no longer be able to download it on their devices. However, shortly after the removal of the BGMI app from the Play Store, Google officially came forward to clarify that the removal of the game took effect as a result of a direct government order.
Meanwhile, BGMI developer Krafton confirmed the ban on BGMI in India saying, “We are clarifying how BGMI has been removed from the Google Play Store and App Store and will let you know as soon as we receive specific information.” However, a Reuters report suggests that removing the BGMI in India is the same as the ban on PUBG: Mobile in 2020, along with a host of other Chinese apps, and Garena Free Fire in early 2022, which are the sharing issues. data with China.
The Reuters reports say: “India’s government blocked a popular battle royale-format game from Krafton Inc, a South Korean company backed by China’s Tencent, because it was concerned about data sharing and mining in China, it said. an Indian government source.” It should be noted that the Government of India has not yet made an official announcement as to whether the removal of BGMI is due to data security concerns or not.
But you can still play BGMI!
Fortunately, despite the removal of BGMI from the Google and Apple app stores, players can still play BGMI on their smartphones if they have previously downloaded it. If you want to experience other BGMI like Battle Royale games, you can try other games like New State: Mobile, Call of Duty: Mobile, Free Fire Max” > Garena Free Fire Max, Apex Legends and more.