PUBG |118 other Mobile Apps Banned by Indian Govt: Check the important details and Complete List here

PUBG among 118 more mobile apps banned by Indian govt: Here’s the full list

PUBG MOBILE: Livik, PUBG MOBILE LITE, WeChat Work and WeChat reading are among the 118 banned mobile apps
In June this year, Indian govt had banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including TikTok, UC Browser, Weibo

The Indian government on Wednesday blocked 118 more mobile applications, including PUBG, within the interest of “sovereignty and integrity of India, defense of India, the security of the state and public order” by invoking Section 69 of the Data Technology Act.

The banned apps include Baidu, Baidu Express Edition, Tencent Watchlist, FaceU, WeChat Reading, Ludo All-Star, Alipay, and Tencent Weiyun, besides PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite, consistent with a political statement.

Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India elicit it’s potentiality under section 69A of the Information Technology Act read with the relevant provisions of the knowledge Technology (Procedure and Safeguards for Blocking of Access of data by Public) Rules 2009 and insight of the emergent nature of threats has decided to dam 118 mobile apps since insight of data available they’re engaged in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defense of India, security of the state and public order,” the Ministry of Electronics and knowledge Technology said in a politician release.

The Ministry said it has sustained many complaints from many sources including several reports about the misuse of some mobile apps available on Android and iOS platforms for “stealing and surreptitiously transmitting users’ details in an unauthorized manner to servers which have locations outside India”.

The collection of those details, it’s mining, and profiling by elements malicious to national security and defense of India, which ultimately impinges upon the sovereignty and integrity of India, maybe a matter of very deep and immediate responsibility that needs emergency measures. The Indian Cyber Crime Coordination Centre, Ministry of Home Affairs has also sent an exhaustive recommendation for blocking these malicious apps.. Likewise, there are similar bipartisan concerns, flagged by many public delegates, both outside and inside the Parliament of India. There has been a robust chorus within the public space to require strict action against Apps that harm India’s sovereignty also because of the privacy of our citizens.

On the basis of these and upon receiving of recent acceptable inputs that information posted, permissions sought, functionality embedded also as data harvesting practices of above-stated Apps raise serious concerns that these Apps collect and share data in a secret manner and compromise personal data and knowledge of users which will have a severe threat to the security of the State.

In the interest of autonomy and integrity of India, defense of India and security of the State. And using the sovereign powers, the govt of India has decided to dam the usage of certain Apps, utilized in both mobile and non-mobile Internet-enabled devices. These apps are listed within the attached appendix,” the ministry added.

This move will protect the interests of crores of Indian mobile and internet users. This decision may be a targeted move to make sure safety, security, and sovereignty of Indian cyberspace, the ministry said further.

The recent move from the Indian government comes at a time when China allegedly made a transgression attempt near the southern bank of Pangong Tso, which was thwarted by the Indian Army.

In June this year, India banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including TikTok, UC Browser, Weibo, Baidu Map, and Baidu Translate saying they were prejudicial to the sovereignty, integrity, and security of the country.

Here’s the entire list of the 118 mobile apps that are banned today:

1. APUS Launcher Pro-Theme, Live Wallpapers, Smart
2. APUS Launcher-Theme, Call Show, Wallpaper, HideApps
3. APUS Security- Antivirus, Phone Security, Cleaner
4 APUS Turbo Cleaner 2020- Junk Cleaner, Anti Virus
5. APUS Flashlight- Free & Bright
6 Cut Cut- Cut Out & Photo Background Editor
7. Baidu
8. Baidu Expression Edition
9. FaceU- Inspire Your Beauty
10. ShareSave by Xiaomi: Latest Gadgets, amazing deals
11. CamCard- Business Card Reader
12. CamCard Business
13. CamCard for Salesforce
14. CamOcr
15. inNote
16. Voor Meeting- Tencent Video Conferencing
17. Super Clean- Master of Cleaner, Phone Booster
18. WeChat Reading
19. Government WeChat
20. Small Q Brush
21. Tencent Weiyun
22. Pitu
23. WeChat Work
24. Cyber Hunter
25. Cyber Hunter Lite
26. Knives Out- No rules, Just Fight!
27. Super Mecha Champions
28. LifeAfter
29. Dawn of Isles
30. Ludo World- Ludo Superstar
31. Chess Rush
32. PUBG Mobile Nordic Map: Livik
34. Rise of Kingdoms: Lost Crusade
35. Art of Conquest: Dark Horizon
36. Dank Tanks
37. Warpath
38. Game of Sultans
39. Gallery Vault- Hide Pictures and Videos
40. Smart AppLock ( App Protect)
41. Message Lock (SMS Lock)- Gallery Vault Developer Team
42. Hide App- Hide Application Icon
43. AppLock
44. AppLock Lite
45. Dual Space- Multiple Accounts & App Cloner
46. ZAKZAK Pro- Live Chat and Video Chat Online
47. ZAKZAK Live- Live Streaming and Video Chat app
48. Music- Mp3 Player
49. Music Player- Audio Player & 10 bands equalizer
50. HD Camera Selfie Beauty Camera
51. Cleaner- Phone Booster
52. Web Browser & Fast Explorer
53. Video Player All Format for Android
54. Photo Gallery HD & Editor
55. Photo Gallery & Album
56. Music Player- Bass Booster-Free Download
57. HD Camera- Beauty Cam with Filters & Panorama
58. HD Camera Pro & Selfie Camera
59. Music Player- Mp3 Player & 10 bands equalizer
60. Gallery HD
61. Web Browser- Fast, Privacy & Light Web Explorer
62. Web Browser- Secure explorer
63. Music Player- Audio Player
64. Video Player- All Format HD Video Player
65. Lamour Love All over the world
66. Amour- video chat & call all over the world
67. MV Master- Make your Status Video & Community
68. MV Master- Best Video Maker & Photo Video editor
69. APUS Message Centre- Intelligent Management
70. LivU Meet New people & Video Chat with Strangers
71. Carrom Friends- Carrom Board & pool Game
72. Ludo All-Star- Play Online Ludo Game & Board Games
73. Bike Racing: Moto Traffic Rider Bike Racing Games
74. Rangers of Oblivion: Online Action MMO RPG Game
75. Z Camera: Photo Editor, Beauty Selfie, Collage
76. Go SMS Pro:- Messenger, Free Themes, Emojis
77. U-Dictionary: Oxford Dictionary Free Now Translate
78. Ulike- Define your selfie in trendy style
79. Tantan- Date for Real
80. MICO Chat: New Friends Banaen aur Live Chat Karen
81. Kitty Live: Live Streaming & Video Live Chat
82. Malay Social Dating App to Date & Meet Singles
83. Alipay
84. AlipayHK
85. Mobile Taobao
86. Youku
87. Road of Kings- Endless Glory
88. Sina News
89. Netease News
90. Penguin FM
91. Murderous Pursuits
92. Tencent Wishlist (Tencent Technology)
93. Learn Chinese AI- Super Chinese
94. HUYA Live- Game Live Stream
95. Little Q Album
96. Fighting Landlords- Free and happy fighting landlords
97. Hi Meitu
98. Mobile Legends: Pocket
99. VPN for Tik Tok
100. VPN for Tik Tok
101. Penguin E-Sports Live Assistant
102. Buy Cars- offer everything you need, special offers and low prices
103. iPick
104. Beauty Camera Plus- Sweet camera & Face Selfie
105. Parallel Space Lite- Dual App
106. Chief Almighty: First Thunder BC
107. MARVEL Super war NetEase games
108. AFK Arena
109. Creative Destruction NetEase Games
110. Crusaders of Light NetEase Games
111. Mafia City Yota Games
112. Onmyoji NetEase Games
113. Ride Out Heroes NetEase Games
114. Yimeng Jianghu-Chu Liuxiang has been fully upgraded
115. Legend: Rising Empire NetEase Games
116. Arena of Valor: 5v5 Arena Games
117. Soul Hunters
118. Rules of Survival