TikTok got banned in India

Tikok is a Chinese app which was launched in the international market in September 2017. On 23 January 2018 it got no. 1 rank among the free downloading app.

The Indian government has banned 59 Chinese mobile apps. Tiktok is the most famous app among these. The IT ministry said that it had received a number of complaints about the misuse of some apps in various platforms such as play store and ios store.

 Under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act, the Ministry of Information Technology has decided to block these 59 apps.

The government said that it is hostile to India’s national security is ultimately based on India’s sovereignty and integrity, it is of great concern. This subject needs emergency measures. The Indian Cyber Crime Coordination Center had also recommended a comprehensive ban on these apps.

The statement said the move would “protect the interests of crores of Indian mobile and Internet users.” This decision is a step towards ensuring the security and sovereignty of Indian cyberspace.

These reports conveyed  that these apps steal users’ data and send them unauthorizely to servers located outside India.

Who is the founder of tiktok?

Zhang YiMing  is the founder of ByteDance that developed TikTok.. He is a old Chinese billionaire at the age of 36, who beame the ninth richest person in China.

Is tiktok a spy app ?

Yes, it is a spy app for sure.

Why it got banned?

 Besause this app’s activities seems that it was a  threat to “national security and defence of India”.

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Here is the list of all banned apps

  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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