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WhatsApp banned over 17 lakh Indian accounts in November, says new data

Business Today | 03/01/2022 01:32 PM | Click to read full article

Whatsapp has revealed that it banned over 17 lakh Indian accounts. It said that it received over 600 user reports. WhatsApp banned 17,59,000 accounts registered with an Indian mobile number in the month of November.

The Meta-owned chat app said it made the decision to ban accounts using the abuse detection approach, which includes feedback from other users and their appeals via the Report feature in the app.