New Delhi: TikTok India on Tuesday mentioned “in process of complying” with authorities order day after being blocked alongside with 58 different Chinese apps.
The assertion additionally additionally mentioned it “continued to comply with data privacy and security requirements under Indian law” and had not shared any info of customers in India with “any foreign government, including the Chinese government”.
“We have been invited to meet with concerned government stakeholders for an opportunity to respond and submit clarifications,” TikTok India head Nikhil Gandhi mentioned in a press release.
This comes amid border tensions with China in Eastern Ladakh.
Almost all of the apps banned have some preferential Chinese curiosity and the bulk have father or mother Chinese corporations. The Ministry of Information Technology mentioned in a launch that it has determined to dam 59 apps in view of the data accessible that “they are engaged in activities which is prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, the security of the state and public order”.
Law, Electronics and Information Technology Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad mentioned that authorities has banned apps for security, safety, defence, sovereignty and integrity of India.
This transfer will safeguard the pursuits of crores of Indian cellular and web customers. This resolution is a focused transfer to make sure security and sovereignty of Indian our on-line world.