Indian government responds to bgmi ban, may return to India in 2023 Bgmi
Almost 2.5 months have passed, the Indian government removed the BGMI from playstore and app store in India, and players are suffering to download the latest version of the game from online sites, but your suffering may be back to normal, as it can come back in india if krafton follows the rules made by the Government of India.
Latest update from indian government on BGMI ban
An Indian YouTuber filed an RTI on bgmi ban in september 2022 trying to find out the main reason for removing bgmi from india and whether Krafton had meet with Indian government or Krafton is not taking it seriously.
An RTI was filed to the meitY - Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, to which MeitY replied that the game was blocked under section 69A.
meitY said that based on the request received from the Ministry of Home Affairs, we have blocked BGMI in India under the provision of Section 69A of the IT Act 2000.
As the Indian government has already warned krafton not to store players' information in Indian servers, but krafton did not comply with this rule, the Indian government issued a notice imposing a BGMI ban in which They blamed krafton for not securing the players' data.
Section 69A, Act 2000 states that, if you spy on users' data and do not keep it secure then you will be punished as per rule, as a result of this bgmi get banned in our country.
The Indian government also confirmed that they had an official meeting with Krafton to regulate the Section 69A rules, but Krafton had failed to regulate.
bgmi re-release date in india
Since the exact date to bring back bgmi has not been announced yet by the Indian government, but the expected date of bgmi back in india will be early January 2023, if krafton is successful in complying with Indian government regulations we will our phone has bgmi soon.
Also: Download the latest version 2.2 of BGMI and PUBG mobile