TikTok and 58 other apps leave Apple and Google app stores after India ban

Credit: Independent- Published on July 2, 2020
India's Ministry of Information Technology said that apps were 'prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order'.

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Published on June 30, 2020 -  03:47
Indians support Centre's decision of banning Chinese apps
The Central Government banned 59 mobile apps including TikTok, UC Browser and other Chinese apps on June 29. Tik Tok has been removed from Apple's App Store and Google Play Store. TikTok star Sweety Singh, who had over 1 million followers on the app, welcomed the government's decision to ban Chinese apps. Tik Too users were seen deleting the app from there phonesa day after the app was banned by the Centre. As per Government of India, these apps are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of the state and public order. Delhiites also welcomed the decision to remove Chinese apps.

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