The Nepalese government has banned PUBG and will punish violators

The government of Nepal has blocked Playerunknown's Battlegrounds on its territory.

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game after a lawsuit from the Metropolitan Criminal Service,which decided to respond to parents’ complaints. According to Kathmandu Post, due to PUBG, students and schoolchildren began to spend more time playing video games, which affected their studies and behavior in society. In turn, a local psychologist confirmed that violence in games affects children, making them more aggressive in real life.

“Many other countries have also banned the game,citing students' increasing aggressiveness. Nepal should also ban the game to mitigate its impact on the mental health of the people of our country,” the letter said.

According to the Kathmandu Post, the police will arrest gamers who want to bypass the ban and continue to play PUBG. Companies that do not block access to the game on their network will also be punished.

PUBG fans think the blocking is ridiculous, because the behavior and success of children depends on their parents.

"Instead of complaining, people should beBe more attentive to your children and make sure that they do not spend a lot of time on gadgets and games. A ban is not a solution to the problem,” said Roshan Shrestha, an IT student.