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WhatsApp’s big operation, over 18 lakhs accounts ban in India

Punjab Tribune Bureau | March 02, 2022 01:07 PM

New Delhi: According to the report on Wednesday, most of the 18.58 lakh accounts have been banned by the WhatsApp company on the grounds of malicious behaviour, sources.

In December last year, the company also banned more than 2 million Indian accounts. The accounts of 2079,000 Indian users were banned in December

As per the new IT rule 2021, the company stated that it had received 528 complaints for fake accounts, in which 24 were acted upon the same month.

The company said that data shared highlights the number of Indian accounts banned by WhatsApp between January 1 to January 31 using the abuse detection approach, which also includes action taken in furtherance to negative feedback received from users via, he added.

 

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