India’s Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (Meity) asked Google and Apple to remove the popular application TikTok from Play Store and App store. The ban is requested just after Supreme Court refused to stay the Madras High Court order asking the Centre to ban the viral app.
“The High Court asked the government to prohibit download of TikTok application. It (Meity) is ensuring that by asking Google and Apple to delete it from the app stores. Now it is up to the companies to do it or appeal the order,” said a familiar person with the matter.
TikTok’s official statement:
TikTok has been the most downloaded and highest grossing application from the last few quarters. According to the market analysis firm Sensor Tower, Total 9 Crore people joined TikTok in last three months.
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