Free Fire Max is banned in India Or Not?

Free Fire Max is banned: Govt of India is taking strict action against a variety of Chinese apps by permanently blocking the apps for Public Access. 

This doesn’t mean an end to downloading apps; however, it can minimize security risk, as per officials. 

Today, Free Fire was banned along with 53 other Chinese apps deemed to pose security risks following section 69(A) in the IT Act.

Garena Free Fire has been removed from Google Play Store. Free Fire and Free Fire Max is removed in part. 

It was also removed from the Apple Store earlier today. 

However, Free Fire Max is available for download on the Google Play Store. 

The gaming scene in India is going off the rails because of this instant ban. 

I will discuss more in-depth the main reasons for this abrupt ban.

Does Free Fire Max get permanently banned in India?

Free Fire Max is removed from the Apple App Store, but it’s not on Google Play Store. 

Indian Government has banned 54 Chinese apps as security concerns to the nation. 

There are various smaller and larger reasons, and it is evident that this is one of them. 

Indian Govt is taking the initiative in examining banning apps to stop data breaches. 

In light of these reasons, here’s the list of apps that have been currently banned. 

Before the backlash that engulfed gamer’s from India was the ban on PUBG, one of the most played battle royale games by gamers on the go.

The list includes 54 Chinese apps banned by the Indian Government:

  1. AppLock
  2. Astracraft
  3. Badlanders
  4. Barcode Scanner Barcode Scanner – QR Code Scan
  5. Beautiful Camera — Selfie Camera
  6. Beauty Cameras: Sweet Selfie HD
  7. CamCard used for SalesForce Ent
  8. Conquer Online – MMORPG Game
  9. Conquer Online Il
  10. cute Pro
  11. CuteU Play With The World
  12. Dual Space 32Bit Support
  13. Dual Space 64Bit Support
  14. Dual Space Lite is a multi-user app that allows you to create multiple Accounts and Clone App
  15. Dual Space Pro – 32Bit Support
  16. Dual Space Pro is a multi-pleasing account that allows for multiple accounts and App Cloner
  17. DualSpace The Lite 32Bit Support
  18. Equalizer – Bass Booster & Volume EQ & Virtualizer
  19. Equalizer and Bass Booster Music Volume EQ
  20. Equalizer Pro – Volume Booster & Bass Booster
  21. EVE Echoes
  22. Extraordinary Ones
  23. FancvU is a video Chat and Meetup
  24. FancyU pro – Meetups in a flash by video chat!
  25. FunChat: Meet People Near You
  26. Garena Free Fire – Illuminate
  27. IS/APUS Security HD (Pad Version)
  28. 2. Isoland: Ashes of Time Lite
  29. Lica Cam – selfie camera app
  30. Live Weather and Radar – Alerts
  31. MoonChat: Watch Video Chats
  32. MP3 Cutter – Ringtone Maker & Audio Cutter
  33. Music Player, Equalizer MP3
  34. Music Player, MP3 Player
  35. Music Player – Music.Mp3 Player
  36. Music Plus: MP3 Player
  37. Nice video Baidu
  38. Notes- Color Notepad, Notebook
  39. Onmyoji Arena
  40. Onmyoji Chess
  41. Support for Parallel Space Lite 32
  42. Real-Lite video to stream live!
  43. Real: Live. Meet Friends
  44. The Rise of Kingdoms: Lost Crusade
  45. Small World-Enjoy video and group chat chat
  46. “Stick Fight: The Game Mobile
  47. Tencent Xriver
  48. Twilight Pioneers
  49. UU GameBooster-network solution for high Ping
  50. Player Media All Formats Video Player Media All Format
  51. Viva Video Editor Snack Video Maker with Music
  52. Voice Recorder & Voice Changer
  53. Voltage Booster, Loud Speaker and Sound Booster
  54. Wink Connect Now

Tencent holds a stake in a variety of popular apps.

 Many of the biggest apps came from Tencent, Alibaba, and NetEase. They’re pretty well-known in China as well.