India bans 54 Chinese apps on the note of potential security to the country

India bans 54 Chinese apps on the note of potential security to the country

As per report Indian news agencies reports 54 apps operating from China have been banned in India. It includes one of the most popular video game Garena Free Fire. It is the second most played mobile game in India after PUBG. PubG is back with India edition with name BGMI.


Garena Free Fire as well as 53 other apps got backlash from Indian policy makers. Some apps were operating from outside India. They were storing data in overseas servers, especially, China. From Geopolitical perspetive it is a potential threat to India from civilians as well as business angle.


Interestingly, Free Fire is a game owned by Singapore based company. In August 2021, Free Fire set a record with over 150 million daily active users globally. Currently, it has more than a billion downloads on Google's playstore.


The game is not available in Google Play and iOS app stores. In 2020, 59 Chinese apps, including TikTok were banned in India because of India-China clashes.


There are total of 54 apps have been banned in India. And, "is free fire banned in india 2022" is trending on searches.


As from the Geopolitical angle India is focusing more on security from all the angle, this action is inevitable.


List of banned apps in india 2022:



  • Beauty Camera: Sweet Selfie HD

  • Beauty Camera – Selfie Camera

  • Equalizer — Bass Booster & Volume EO & Virtualizer

  • Music Player- Music, Mp3 Player

  • Equalizer & Bass Booster – Music Volume EO

  • Music Plus – MP3 Player

  • Equalizer Pro – Volume Booster & Bass Booster

  • Video Player Media All Format

  • Music Player – Equalizer & MP3

  • Volume Booster – Loud Speaker & Sound Booster

  • Music Player – MP3 Player

  • CamCard for SalesForce Ent

  • Isoland 2: Ashes of Time Lite

  • Rise of Kingdoms: Lost Crusade

  • APUS Security HD (Pad Version)

  • Parallel Space Lite 32 Support

  • Viva Video Editor – Snack Video Maker with Music

  • Nice video baidu

  • Tencent Xriver

  • Onmyoji Chess

  • Onmyoji Arena

  • AppLock

  • Dual Space Lite – Multiple Accounts & Clone App

  • Dual Space Pro – Multiple Accounts & App Cloner

  • DualSpace Lite – 32Bit Support

  • Dual Space – 32Bit Support

  • Dual Space – 64Bit Support

  • Dual Space Pro – 32Bit Support

  • Conquer Online – MMORPG Game

  • Conquer Online II

  • Live Weather & Radar – Alerts

  • Notes- Color Notepad. Notebook

  • MP3 Cutter – Ringtone Maker & Audio Cutter

  • Voice Recorder & Voice Changer

  • Barcode Scanner – OR Code Scan

  • Lica Cam – selfie camera app

  • EVE Echoes

  • Astracraft

  • U Game Booster-network solution for high ping

  • Extraordinary Ones

  • Badlanders

  • Stick Fight: The Game Mobile

  • Twilight Pioneers

  • Cute: Match With The World

  • Small World-Enjoy groupchat and video chat

  • CuteU Pro

  • FancyU – Video Chat & Meetup

  • RealU: Go Live, Make Friends

  • MoonChat: Enjoy Video Chats

  • RealU Lite -video to live!

  • Wink: Connect Now

  • FunChat Meet People Around You

  • FancyU pro – Instant Meetup through Video chat!

  • Garena Free Fire – Illuminate