Significantly, on the proposed policy of WhatsApp, users had raised concerns about the right to their data. All WhatsApp users said that under the new policy, their data would be shared with Facebook, the company that owns WhatsApp.
No account will be deleted on May 15
There was a lot of criticism about this free messaging and calling service company. A WhatsApp spokesperson told PTI that no account will be deleted on May 15 for not accepting the policy update.read this also- Who will benefit from RBI’s new loan moratorium scheme, know everything in detail including timelines
In response to a query sent via email, he said on Friday, “Due to this update, no account will be deleted on May 15 and WhatsApp service of anyone in India will not be suspended.” We will send people new information in the next few weeks.
The spokesperson said that while most users who received the update to the new terms of service have accepted it, some still have not received the update. The spokesperson, however, did not specify why the company changed its stance and did not disclose the number of users who accepted these terms.