Two-time Commonwealth Game titles gold medallist Heena Sidhu on Tuesday hailed the banning of the movie-sharing social networking application TikTok. It was just one of the 59 Chinese applications that the Indian federal government banned on Monday because of to protection concerns.
Heena Sidhu celebrates TikTok ban
“I’m so delighted that tiktok is gone. With the loathe videos and animal abuse video clips that I have been coming across becoming posted on tiktok… I am so satisfied. Online will be a happier spot with no tiktok!!!” Sidhu tweeted on Tuesday.
“It is really not gone yet but I hope the govt follows by means of. The accountability lies with the developers for letting such written content to turn into not just visible but viral. Until they improve their norms for content uploading this app should not have a area in our life,” the Indian Olympian reported.
The governing administration on Monday banned 59 Chinese apps above national security concerns as India-China bilateral relations stay strained immediately after the death of 20 Indian soldiers in the Galwan Valley clash with Chinese PLA troops in japanese Ladakh.
Other Chinese apps in the banned checklist are Club Manufacturing facility, SHAREit, Likee, Mi Online video Contact (Xiaomi), Weibo, Baidu, Bigo Dwell and others.
TikTok on Tuesday mentioned it is in the process of complying with the Indian federal government purchase to ban 59 Chinese apps, such as TikTok, and is not sharing any knowledge of Indian end users with the Chinese authorities.