Government Decided to bans 59 Chinese Apps including TikTok

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Government Decided to bans 59 Chinese Apps including TikTok
Government Decided to bans 59 Chinese Apps including TikTok

Due to the ongoing border dispute between India and China, the Indian government has decided to ban 59 Chinese apps due to security and privacy issues including TikTok.

The government has prepared a list of such Chinese apps, in which 59 apps have been included. The government has announced a ban on these apps, including the popular app TikTok. The government has decided to stop the use of these apps on both mobile and non-mobile Internet-enabled devices.

A government press release stated that the announcement of the ban: “The Ministry of Information Technology is implementing it under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act, which rules public information along with relevant provisions of information technology (procedure and safeguards)” To intercept the read: Rule 2009 and decided to block 59 apps in view of the emerging nature of the threats because in view of the available information they are engaged in activities which are sovereign and integrity of India, defense of India, state Is a precursor to the safety and public order of India ”.

The press release further give statement that the Ministry of Information Technology has received “numerous representations raising citizens’ concerns about the risk to security and privacy from data related to the operation of certain apps”.

The press release mentioned, “The Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-IN) has received numerous representations from citizens regarding data security and privacy violations on public order issues.”

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It further states that the move to ban these Chinese apps will “protect the interests of crores of Indian mobile and Internet users”. The decision is a targeted step to ensure the security and sovereignty of Indian cyberspace, it said.

Earlier this month, data from App Follow, a Finland-based mobile-ranking platform, indicated that applications such as Tiktok have borne the brunt of Indian anger over the Ladakh strain.

The popular short-form video app was ranked 5 among the top-ten free applications on Apple’s platform between Indian and Chinese soldiers before May 5.

A month later, TikTok drop rank to number 10 on App Store.

Among Android users, this apps dropped from top 3 rank to 5 in India ranking.

But it still remained on the list of top-ten popular apps in India.

TikTok is very Popular android /IOS apps among youngsters, the maximum number of users in India, followed by China and the US.

TikTok soon crossed the 2 billion mark after crossing the 1.5 billion mark in the first quarter of 2020. Out of 2 billion, India became the largest market with over 611 million downloads.

According to the Sensor Tower report, TikTok crossed the 2 billion mark soon after crossing the 1.5 billion mark in the first quarter of 2020. Out of 2 billion, India turned out to be the largest driver with over 611 million downloads. The report revealed that TikTok’s rise in popularity was due to the coronavirus epidemic. People found TikTok most entertaining and in quarantine.

Here’s a list of the 59 apps that have been banned by the government:

  1. TikTok
  2. Shareit
  3. Kwai
  4. UC Browser
  5. Baidu map
  6. Shein
  7. Clash of Kings
  8. DU battery saver
  9. Helo
  10. Likee
  11. YouCam makeup
  12. Mi Community
  13. CM Browers
  14. Virus Cleaner
  15. APUS Browser
  16. ROMWE
  17. Club Factory
  18. Newsdog
  19. Beutry Plus
  20. WeChat
  21. UC News
  22. QQ Mail
  23. Weibo
  24. Xender
  25. QQ Music
  26. QQ Newsfeed
  27. Bigo Live
  28. SelfieCity
  29. Mail Master
  30. Parallel Space
  31. Mi Video Call Xiaomi
  32. WeSync
  33. ES File Explorer
  34. Viva Video QU Video Inc
  35. Meitu
  36. Vigo Video
  37. New Video Status
  38. DU Recorder
  39. Vault- Hide
  40. Cache Cleaner DU App studio
  41. DU Cleaner
  42. DU Browser
  43. Hago Play With New Friends
  44. Cam Scanner
  45. Clean Master Cheetah Mobile
  46. Wonder Camera
  47. Photo Wonder
  48. QQ Player
  49. We Meet
  50. Sweet Selfie
  51. Baidu Translate
  52. Vmate
  53. QQ International
  54. QQ Security Center
  55. QQ Launcher
  56. U Video
  57. V fly Status Video
  58. Mobile Legends
  59. DU Privacy

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