Russian Blogger Sentenced To 3.5 Years In Prison For Playing Pokemon Go

Russian Blogger Sentenced To 3.5 Years In Prison For Playing Pokemon Go

The popular ‘Pokemon Go’ is becoming viral in the world and people love to play this game at every location any time but the Russian blogger has been given three and half year suspended sentence as he posted a video of playing a game in the church.

Ruslan Sokolovsky posted a video on his blog last year 2016 as he playing the viral game on his smartphone while the location of the blogger is a church but the fact is that he found guilty of insulting religious believers and inciting hatred.

The blogger posted the video of playing popular game on the smartphone in August 2016 and the video made by himself in the local Orthodox church and found guilty of insulting religious terms and the person was arrested shortly afterward.

The video of the blogger playing game becomes viral on the internet and number of prosecutors had asked to sentence the blogger for three and half years where the judge fulfill the wish of the prosecutors and ordered him a sentence of 3.5 years.

The blogger has disrespected the society as the church is the religious place and making a video in the church is actually violating the religious feelings but the fact is that the blogger also found guilty of keeping track with a hidden camera.

When the home of the blogger is being searched the police person and investigators found the pen with a hidden camera that being used for tracking illegal different things using special equipment as he violates the religious values and illegal possession of special technical means.Russian Blogger Sentenced To 3.5 Years In Prison For Playing Pokemon Go

The video of the blogger to play a game on the smartphone is still available on the YouTube where the protest starts and the blogger added that I already apologized the religious believers and I will talk to my lawyers whether I should appeal against the verdict.

The video of the blogger on the YouTube and social media shows that religious places have great attention and values and the law shows that playing games in the church or religious places are illegal and have legal consequences.

The video shows that blogger enters in the church and saying that the risk of being arrested is complete nonsense – nobody could get offended whether you walk in the church with your smartphone.

What is Pokemon Go?

  • Pokemon Go is actually the mobile phone game and becomes viral in the world and lots of people are playing this game crazily as the game provides reality on the smartphone and use the GPS of your location.
  • The users of the game need to catch the monsters available in the real world near their smartphone and training them to fight each other and the concept of the game is just as Nintendo Game Boy.

The people need to remain careful while playing this game on the smartphone as many incidents happen with this game and robberies are also occurred with the use of this game.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *