The MEITY (Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology) issued an order on November 24 to prohibit access to 43 mobile applications in India.
The order has issued in accordance with section 69A of the ITA (Information Technology Act).
Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology said in a press release: These actions are taken on the basis of the input of these applications for engaging in illegal activities which are prejudicial to India’s sovereignty and integrity, India’s defense, the national security, and public order.
The decision to ban the use of these apps is based on a comprehensive report provided by the Indian Cybercrime Coordination Center, Ministry of Home Affairs.
On June 29, the Indian government blocked access to more than 50 mobile applications and blocked access to another 118 applications on September 2 this year.
Here’s the list of applications that have been banned
1. Alibaba Workbench
2. AliSuppliers Mobile App
3. Alipay Cashier
4. Lalamove India – Delivery App
5. AliExpress – Smarter Shopping, Better Living
6. Drive with Lalamove India
7. CamCard – Business Card Reader
8. Snack Video
9. CamCard – BCR (Western)
10. Chinese Social – Free Online Dating Video App & Chat
11. Date in Asia – Dating & Chat For Asian Singles
12. Soul- Follow the soul to find you
13. We Date-Dating App
14. Adore App
15. TrulyChinese – Chinese Dating App
16. Free dating app- “Singol”, start your date!
17. ChinaLove: Dating app for Chinese singles
18. DateMyAge: Chat, Meet, Date Mature Singles Online
19. TrulyAsian – Asian Dating App
20. FlirtWish: chat with singles
21. Guys Only Dating: Gay Chat
22. AsianDate: find Asian singles
23. Tubit: Live Streams
24. We Work China
25. Rela – Lesbian Social Network
26. Cashier Wallet
27. First Love Live- super hot live beauties live online
28. MGTV- HunanTV official TV APP
29. WeTV – TV version
30. WeTV – Cdrama, Kdrama&More
32. WeTV Lite
35. Lucky Live- Live Video Streaming App
36. Identity V
37. BoxStar (Early Access)
38. Heroes Evolved
39. Isoland 2: Ashes of Time
40. Munchkin Match: magic home building
41. Conquista Online II
42. Happy Fish
43. Jellipop Match- Decorate your dream island！