SnackVideo, AliExpress Among 43 Mobile Apps Banned In India Over Security Issues
New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday blocked access to 43 mobile applications by users in India under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act.
The action was taken based on the inputs regarding these apps for engaging in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order, said a statement issued by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has issued the order for blocking the access of these apps by users in India based on the comprehensive reports received from Indian Cyber Crime Coordination Center, Ministry of Home Affairs.
Govt of India blocks 43 mobile apps from accessing by users in India, under section 69A of the Information Technology Act. Action taken based on inputs regarding these apps for engaging in activities prejudicial to India’s sovereignty, integrity, defence, security & public order.
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Earlier on June 29, 2020, India had blocked access to 59 mobile apps and on September 2, 2020 118 more apps were banned under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act.
“The Government is committed to protect the interests of citizens and sovereignty and integrity of India on all fronts and it shall take all possible steps to ensure that,” the statement added.
Here’s the list of apps that have been blocked for access in India
- AliSuppliers Mobile App
- Allbaba Workbench
- AliExpress – Smarter Shopping, Better Living
- Alipay Cashier
- Latamove India – Delivery App
- Drive with Lalamove India
- CamCard – Business Card Reader
- CamCard – BCR (Western)
- Soul- Follow the soul to find you
- Chinese Social – Free Online Dating Video App & Chat
- Date in Asia – Dating & Chat For Asian Singles
- We Date-Dating App
- Free dating app-Singol. start your date!
- Adore App
- TrutyChinese – Chinese Dating App
- TrulyAsian – Asian Dating App
- China Love: dating app for Chinese singles
- DateMyAge: Chat. Meet. Date Mature Singles Online
- AsianDate: find Asian singles
- FlirtWish: chat with singles
- Guys Only Dating: Gay Chat
- Tubit: Live Streams
- We Work China
- First Love Live-super hot live beauties we online
- Rela – Lesbian Social Network
- Cashier Wallet
- MGTV- Hunan TV official TV APP
- WeTV- TV version
- WeTV- Cdrama. Kdrama & More
- WeTV Lite
- Lucky Live- Live Video Streaming App
- Taobao Live
- Identity V
- Isoland 2: Ashes of Time
- BoxStar (Early Access)
- Heroes Evolved
- Happy Fish
- Jellipop Match- Decorate your dream island !
- Munchkin Match: magic home budding
- Conquists Online II