Chinese Apps banned in India
On 29th of June India banned 59 popular Chinese apps, including TikTok, Helo, Shareit and WeChat, citing privacy & security concerns. TikTok being the most popular and the most widely used apps among these 59. This ban has been imposed under the Section 69A of the Information Technology Act. The Ministry of Information Technology had received complaints about the data stealing through these apps hence the government took decision and these Chinese apps got banned in India.