India has blocked Chinese mobile 59 applications for its citizens. Such a ruling released by the Ministry of information technology of the country because it is detrimental to the sovereignty and integrity of India as well as threatening state security and public order.
In the first place in the list of blocks – a video TikTok. The people of India also will not have access to Chinese social network WeChat, microblogging service Weibo and even the game Clash of Kings. About it reports Press Information Bureau.
In a statement, the Ministry of information technology stated that in the centre of cybercrime of India received numerous complaints from citizens. People are concerned about the privacy and security of data in these applications.
Therefore, the country decided to stop the activities of these programmes in India.
The list of mobile applications that are blocked in India / Photo / PIB India
According to The Wall Street Journal, the greatest impacts will fall on the mobile app TikTok. So as soon as 2020 users have downloaded the app more than 2 billion times. Of these, 611 million in India.
Read more about what unique TikTok and why he became so popular
The confrontation between India and China
Recall that this scandal was preceded by a real confrontation. June 16, the Indian-Chinese border between the two countries clashed. During the clashes killed 20 Indian and 5 Chinese soldiers.
It is known that countries have unresolved disputed border. Both claim the same territory.
The current clashes occurred as a result of the growing tension between two nuclear States. In recent times deadly skirmishes between India and China in the area occurred decades ago.
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