Indian Government has banned 59 Chinese apps included TikTok, Xender, and UC Browser; TikTok Responds.

By on Email @MohitKuldeep

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Last day, the Indian Government has announced to banned 59 Chinese mobile apps that it says are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defense of India, the security of the state, and public order.

After a few hours the announcement by the Government, TikTok, Helo, and more apps have been removed from the Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store. Today, TikTok gives a statement said that "it continues to comply with all data privacy and security requirements under Indian law and has not shared any user data with any foreign government, including the Chinese Government. It has been invited to meet with concerned government stakeholders for an opportunity to respond and submit their clarifications."

The Ministry of Information Technology has said that it has received many complaints from various sources and several reports about the misuse of some mobile apps which are available on Android and iOS platforms for stealing and surreptitiously transmitting user's data to unauthorized manner servers that have locations outside India.

List of 59 apps that are banned in India -

  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