Paytm App has been removed from Google Play Store on Friday for violation of its policy on sport betting activities. This app will not be available on Play Store, however, there will be no impact on existing users.
Google said “The app was blocked for violation of play policies – a clarification of our policy was released earlier today ahead of the IPL tournament”.
After that, Paytm said Paytm Android app is temporarily unavailable on Google’s Play Store for new downloads or updates. “It will be back very soon. All your money is completely safe, and you can continue to enjoy your Paytm app as normal,” it added.
Google said “We don’t allow online casinos or support any unregulated gambling apps that facilitate sports betting. This includes if an app leads consumers to an external website that allows them to participate in paid tournaments to win real money or cash prizes, it is a violation of our policies.”