Nepal has simply instituted an entire ban on the favored battle royale recreation PUBG. If this sounds acquainted, some cities in India have been discovered to be arresting individuals only for enjoying the sport simply final month. Authorities say that the sport’s violence is dangerous to youngsters, it is too addictive, and youngsters are being distracted from their education.

In response to Sandip Adhikari, the deputy director at Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA), the ban was put in place “as a result of it’s addictive to youngsters and youngsters.” He went on to say that that they had ordered all ISPs, cellular operators, and community service suppliers to dam the sport. The change was made efficient Thursday.

Adhikari additionally stated that there hadn’t been studies of any incidents linked to PUBG gameplay, however that oldsters have been uneasy with their youngsters being distracted from their research and different work. It sounds to us prefer it’s the NTA’s first time listening to of video video games’ impact on youngsters, however hey, there’s all the time Fortnite.