Mumbai: PUBG one of the most renowned online games, Battlegrounds received positive reviews from critics, who found that while the game still was not fully finished and had some technical flaws, it presented new types of gameplay that could be easily approached by players of any skill level and was highly replayable.
But in recent times it has been facing controversies, were recently the Gujarat government has issued a notice to the district authorities to ban on online multi-player games PUBG because children were becoming addicted to the game and this had adverse effects on their studies.
Officials said that this circular was implemented by the Primary Education Department of the state and the Gujarat State was released after the recommendation of the Child Rights Protection Commission. The circular ordered the District Primary Education Officers to take the necessary steps to ban sports in primary schools.
Chairperson of the Gujarat child rights body, Jagruti Pandya said “The NCPCR had sent a letter to all the states and recommended a ban on the game. All the states are required to implement it. Looking at the negative effects of the game, we had recently sent a letter to the state government recommending a ban on the game.”
At the beginning of this month, online game addiction brought a fitness trainer to the hospital in Jammu. Allegedly, fitness trainers became accustomed to playing PUBG and after completing around, they started killing themselves and had to be hospitalized and thus they themselves injured.
Allegedly, it is one of the many cases recorded in the state. A doctor of the hospital of Jammu said, “These are cases where patients have been examined and diagnosed after being brought to the hospital, but we acknowledge that there may be many other cases which are ignored Has not been understood or not. “
Game developer Tencent Games also announced one of its biggest tournaments for the country. The PUBG Mobile India Series 2019 is the second big tournament.