How to Play PUBG in India after Ban

How to Play PUBG in India after Ban

PUBG Mobile was restricted alongside another 117 applications on September 8, 2020  in India. Since the ban was forced, the mainstream e-Sport title has been inaccessible for download on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Be that as it may, PUBG Mobile is as yet being played in India in spite of the ban. 

PUBG Mobile was restricted under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act for taking part in exercises which is biased to power and respectability of India, safeguard of India, the security of the state and public request.” 

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The ban implies that clients can at this point don’t download or play the Battle Royale in India. Notwithstanding, clients who had introduced PUBG Mobile before it was eliminated from the Play Store or Apple App Store can in any case play the game, announced Digit Website. 

The report refers to clients via Social media who are tweeting about their PUBG Mobile Account being prohibited subsequent to signing in from India. 

The Government had forced a restriction on 118 Chinese applications notwithstanding the 59 Chinese applications prohibited before in the midst of the rising pressures at the India China outskirt. In spite of the fact that PUBG has been created by a South Korean computer game organization called Bluehole, Chinese worldwide combination Tencent holds a lot of offers in the well-known game.

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Not long after the ban was declared, PUBG Corporation formally banned Tencent Games from possessing the game’s establishment in India. The organization, in its official explanation, had said that it will work with the Indian government to discover an answer that will permit gamers to keep playing the fight royale portable game. 

Both PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite have now been added to the rundown of restricted applications in India. Games like Knives Out and Rules of Survival along with Life After are likewise in the rundown of 118 prohibited applications in India. Notwithstanding, the games are as yet accessible on the Play Store however not for exceptionally long.

PUBG Mobile Korea Version 

The Korean version of PUBG has an assortment of skins and outfits that separates it from the worldwide variant. Besides, the Korean version of the game gets refreshes quicker than the worldwide version. Moreover, the PUBG Korea form likewise has an interesting “Donkatsu Medal” money that can be utilized to open restrictive containers. There is likewise an assortment of other exclusive events in the Korean version.

The Korean version of the game is just accessible in the Google Play Stores of Korea and Japan. Subsequently, it isn’t actually accessible for different locales. Be that as it may, there is a trick. You can even now download this variant of the game and play it. 

How to Play PUBG in India after ban

Steps To Download And Install The Korean Version 

1) Download the apk of the PUBG Mobile Korea version from the ApkPure website or from somewhere else. 

2)  The game files arrive in a .xapk format. Download this .xapk file. 

3)  Rename this downloaded file with the augmentation as ‘.zip’. 

4)  After this, extract the file and introduce the apk. 

5) After the installation, don’t open the application. All things being equal, duplicate the OBB file to this location ‘Android/OBB/com.pubg.krmobile’

6) You would now be able to begin the game and afterward, permit the storage permissive. 

7) It will take a couple of seconds to peruse and stack the information files. From that point forward, select an account. Notwithstanding, don’t choose the account to which your initially PUBG account is connected. 

8) You can now effectively play the game. Enjoy Now.


This will be exceptionally valuable for desperate players needing to search for answers for this emergency circumstance nearby. Additionally, as it will most presumably be a sweeping ban, VPNs won’t be helpful in bypassing it. That leaves players with either buying the costly pc and console version of the game or downloading the previously mentioned apk. In any case, players can likewise download and appreciate the PUBG Lite PC version which is free to play.


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