Brief Outline: A message viral on the Social media sites claim that PUBG game has been banned by the order of High Court of Maharashtra

Facts Check: Fake

What is Viral? 

Ref. Alliance of Ban of Game PUBG

As per the consideration of many incidents and proofs that have been submitted by respected lawyers and majestratives, it came to conclude that PUBG MOBILE game is creating a lot of nuisance and irrespective activities and many students spoiling their own lives…

            All we have knew that few countries took action on ban of this game. It is to inform you that PUBG will not perform any operations and legally notices have been sent to tencent Games Corporation.

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Facts Check Analysis: Fake information being shared on the social media websites regarding the ban of PUBG games. It has already been rumored from long time regarding the ban among the public, however there is no substantial evidence to support this claim.

The above quoted letter looks like loosely written and the word as well are not clear or is wrong like the word majestratives, there is no word as majestratives.

We searched for this information, but did not find a single reference in any major news paper over the ban of PUBG. PUBG is quite famous in India; millions of people play this game every day. Any such ban would had been highlighted.

We keep the news in fake category, as the letter is ambiguous and cannot be verified either.

About The Author

Olivia Murakami is an Indian fact-checker and news writer, writing news for Ayupp since 2014.

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