It seems the ship of the popular torrent website Pirate Bay has been wrecked by the Swedish government on Monday. Following the raid conducted on hosting company PRQ many file-sharing and streaming sites were put out of action including- The Pirate Bay.
PRQ hosts many file sharing sites and is owned by Gottfrid Svartholm and Fredrik Neij who are co founders of Pirate Bay.
According to Torrent Freak, “The PRQ raid coincided with downtime at The Pirate Bay but Torrent Freak is informed that this is unrelated.”
The Priate bay website claimed that says it was down mainly because of a power outage, as reported by Fortune
However in a post on its Facebook page, The Pirate Bay said, “Sorry for not being online. Looks like we won’t be up until tomorrow.”… Read the rest