For ‘Sovereignty and Integrity of India,’ the Ministry of Electronics and Information technology, the Government of India announced an order to block access to 43 mobile application with Chinese links.
Later in June and September, around 177 Mobile Applications were banned as it involves activities that are prejudiced against India’s sovereignty and integrity, defense of India, the security of the state, and public order. Among them are several apps owned by Chinese companies, including four by China’s retail giant, the Alibaba Group. Numerous other apps associated with the Alibaba Group and a15 dating apps have also been banned.
According to the Government statement, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has issued the order for blocking the access of these apps by the users in India based on the complete reports obtained from the Indian Cyber Crime Coordination Centre, Ministry of Home Affairs.
The apps banned are – AliSuppliers Mobile App, Alibaba Workbench,, AliExpress – Smarter Shopping, Better Living, Alipay Cashier, Lalamove India – Delivery App, Drive with Lalamove India, Snack Video, CamCard – Business Card Reader, CamCard – BCR (Western), Soul- Follow the soul to find you, Chinese Social – Free Online Dating Video App & Chat, Date in Asia – Dating & Chat For Asian Singles, WeDate-Dating App, Free dating app-Singol, start your date!, Adore App, TrulyChinese – Chinese Dating App, TrulyAsian – Asian Dating App, ChinaLove: dating app for Chinese singles, DateMyAge: Chat, Meet, Date Mature Singles Online, AsianDate: find Asian singles, FlirtWish: chat with singles, Guys Only Dating: Gay Chat, Tubit: Live Streams, WeWorkChina, First Love Live- super hot live beauties live online, Rela – Lesbian Social Network, Cashier Wallet, MangoTV, MGTV-HunanTV official TV APP, WeTV – TV version, WeTV – Cdrama, Kdrama&More, WeTV Lite, Lucky Live-Live Video Streaming App, Taobao Live, DingTalk, Identity V, Isoland 2: Ashes of Time, BoxStar (Early Access), Heroes Evolved, Happy Fish, Jellipop Match-Decorate your dream island！, Munchkin Match: magic home building and Conquista Online II.
Article Written by Dikhya Mohanty
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