The Indian government has banned 59 Chinese Apps, including many popular apps such as Tiktok. The decision has been taken keeping in mind the safety of the users from India.
Government of India took the decision under section 69A of the Information Technology Act Rules 2009. As per the government, many complaints were filed from different sources, including report about misuse of mobile applications which are available on Android or iOS platform.
It has been noticed that the data has been transmitted and accessed without proper authorization. The ministry has taken this step concerning the safety and sovereignty of the nation.
Here is a list of 59 apps banned by the Government of India.