The Ministry of Information Technology (Meity) reported a urgent move of restricting 59 Chinese applications in the nation expressing security concerns. In an official explanation, Meity said “after getting of ongoing believable sources of info that such Apps present danger to sway and honesty of India, the Government of India has chosen to forbid the use of certain Apps, utilized in both versatile and non-portable Internet-empowered gadgets. This move will defend the interests of crores of Indian versatile and web clients. This choice is a focused on move to guarantee wellbeing and power of Indian the internet.”
TikTok is one of the 59 Chinese applications prohibited in India. Remarking on the choice to boycott TikTok India’s head Nikhil Gandhi stated, “The legislature of India has given a between time request for the hindering of 59 applications, including TikTok and we are conforming to it. We have been welcome to meet with concerned government partners for a chance to react and submit explanations. TikTok keeps on conforming to all information protection and security necessities under Indian law and has not shared any data on our clients in India with any remote government, including the Chinese Government. Further, on the off chance that we are mentioned to later on we would not do as such. We place the most elevated significance on client protection and trustworthiness. ”
As we announced TikTok has just been expelled from both Google Play store and Apple App store. Here are some other applications you can use rather than TikTok and other 58 Chinese applications that have been prohibited in the nation.
TikTok, Helo, Big Libe, Vigo Video, Vmate, U Video and Kwai banned in India: Alternate apps
There are several Indian short video platforms available in the country. Some of them are:
Notably, Zee5 is also working to launch a short video platform.
Baidu Translate banned in India: Alternate apps
We Meet, We Chat banned in India: Alternate apps
Hago Play With New Friends banned in India: Alternate apps
Shareit, Xender, ES File Explorer banned: Alternate apps
Some Indian alternatives are:
UC Browser, DC Browser, CM Browser, APUS Browser banned: Alternate apps
Mobile Legends banned in India: Alternate apps
*Fortnite Battle Royale
*Legends of Legends
Baidu map banned: Alternate apps
Shein, Club Factory, ROMW banned in India: Alternative apps
There are several shopping apps available for download. Shein is mainly for women clothing and accessories. Club factory and ROWM are also online shopping platform. Some alternative apps are:
Camscanner banned in India: Alternative apps
*Microsoft Office Lens
YouCam makeup, SelfieCity, Meitu banned in India: Alternative apps
*B612 Beauty & Filter Camera
DU battery saver banned in India: Alternate apps
*Battery Saver & Charge Optimizer
ES File Explorer banned in India: Alternate apps
Clean Master – Cheetah Mobile, Virus Cleaner banned in India
You don’t require an alternative app for cleaning “virus” from your mobile phone. Uninstall all such apps if you have on your smartphone right away.
Newsdog, UC News, QQ Newsfeed banned in India: Alternate apps
Or all apps by popular media publications.