The change in the policy of WhatsApp only for Indian users is a matter of concern.
- Last Updated:January 25, 2021, 2:11 PM IST
During the hearing, Sharma told the court that not giving Indian users the option to share data with other Facebook companies, prima facie it appears that WhatsApp is following a policy of ‘accept or will not serve’ with users. is.
“WhatsApp compels users to compromise may have social implications that may affect the interests of information privacy and information security,” he said. Sharma said that the government is already looking into the matter and WhatsApp has been contacted to get some information. Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for WhatsApp, told the court that the letter has been received and a reply will be given. After this, the court listed the matter for hearing on March 1.WhatsApp is constantly giving clarification