Govt Bans 59 Chinese Apps Including Tiktok, Uc Browser, Helo

Govt Bans 59 Chinese Apps Including Tiktok, Uc Browser, Helo

The Government of India on Monday restricted upwards of 59 Chinese applications including TikTok and UC Browser "which are biased to sway and trustworthiness of India, resistance of India, security of state and open request," news organization ANI revealed. Greater part of these applications were as of late red-hailed by insight offices over worries that they were gathering client information and perhaps at the same time sending them "outside" of the nation's fringes.

Among the applications that have been restricted are Tik Tok, Sharit, Kwai, UC Browser, Baidu map, Shein, conflict of Kings, DU battery saver, Helo, Likee, YouCam cosmetics, Mi Community, CM Browsers, Virus Cleaner, Apus Browser, among others.

Indian Govt Bans 59 Chinese Apps List

  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

The press release further said that the Ministry of Information Technology has received "many representations raising concerns from citizens regarding security of data and risk to privacy relating to operation of certain apps".

"The Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-IN) has also received many representations from citizens regarding security of data and breach of privacy impacting upon public order issues," the press release mentioned.

It further says that the move to ban these Chinese apps move will "safeguard the interests of crores of Indian mobile and internet users". This decision is a targeted move to ensure safety and sovereignty of Indian cyberspace, it said.