IGN India report claimed that Battlegrounds Mobile India was sending some Indian players data to a server located in China. Krafton assures corrective action on data being shared with servers in China.
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Krafton said on accept indian players data being shared with servers in China
The game developer clarified, “Krafton is implementing the industry’s toughest standards for data security and is working to overcome any shortcomings throughout the Early Access testing period, for the official launch of Battlegrounds Mobile India.
In the meantime, Krafton is fully aware of the recent concerns over data handling in regards to Battlegrounds Mobile India Early Access test.”
For those who are unaware, the BGMI website mentions that personal information will be stored and processed on servers located in India and Singapore.
However, the game transfers your data to other countries and/or regions to operate the game service and/or to meet legal requirements.
Krafton assures taking concrete steps to address the issue
Krafton assures to take corrective action and it is working to fully comply with the Indian laws and regulations before the official launch of BGMI.
The press release says “Krafton is implementing the industry’s toughest standards for data security and is working to overcome any shortcomings throughout the Early Access testing period, for the official launch of BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA,” suggesting that Battlegrounds Mobile India would stop communicating with servers in China by the time the game officially launches in the country.