Check out popular celebrity reactions to ban on TikTok and other Chinese apps by Government of Indias
India on Monday banned 59 apps originating from China, including very popular ones like the short video platform TikTok, UC Browser, file sharing app ShareIt, and CamScanner.
In a press release, the ministry of information technology has confirmed the ban on 59 apps with links to China for allegedly engaging in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order.
According to Global Web Index, as of June 2019, it was estimated that there were 120 million monthly TikTok users in India. As soon as the announcement was made, netizens wasted no time to take to Twitter to express their opinions in this regard through a strong meme game.
— chumpk chichha (@chumpkchichha) June 29, 2020
— Nimit Nishant (@noobs_dr) June 29, 2020
— Mohibur Rahman (@Mohibur936) June 29, 2020
Popular TV celebs including Nia Sharma (Naagin 4 fame) and Karanvir Bohra (Naagin 1 fame) took to twitter to support the Government decision to ban these Chinese Apps. Check their views here:
— Karanvir Bohra (@KVBohra) June 29, 2020
Thank youu for saving our country. This Virus named Tik tok should never be allowed again! 🙏 https://t.co/qYEYmOYaSv
— NIA SHARMA (@Theniasharma) June 29, 2020
Here are the list of 59 Chinese Apps that are banned by the Government of India.