China: 59 china apps banned in India, including Tiktok

China: 59 china apps banned in India, including Tiktok

China: 59 china apps banned in India, including Tiktok


In situations where everything in the world isn't 'normal' anymore. China and India's problems cannot be overshadowed. In the response of the stand-off at the LAC Indian govt. banned 59 apps in India on 29th June 2020 including Tiktok, UC browser, Shareit, and Shein. 

There were a few hugely popular apps like TikTok and Shein. 


According to the Ministry of Electronics & IT, the banned apps have been involved in the questionable activities which may be accountable for approaching issues like security of India, defense of India.       

Section 69A of the Information Technology Act of India, 2008 invasion cites threats to the safety and privacy of users and data security are reasons for the ban on these apps in India.  


There is still no clearance if it is a political statement or not. The announcement was made in a press release. 


This decision wasn't a surprise though, amid boycott china products and services in India. 



The apps that are banned are as follows:

1. Tik Tok

2. ShareIt

3. Kwai

4. UC Browser

5. Baidu Map

6. Shein

7. Clash Of Kings

8. DU Battery Saver

9. Likee

10. Helo

11. YouCam Makeup

12. Mi Community

13. CM Browser

14. Virus Cleaner

15. APUS Browser


17. Club Factory

18. News Dog

19. Beauty Plus

20. We Chat

21. UC News

22. QQ Mail

23. Weibo

24. Xender

25. QQ Music

26. QQ Newsfeed

27. Bigo Live

28. Selfie City

29. Mail Master

30. Parallel Space

31. Mi Video Call

32. WeSync

33. Es File Explorer

34. Viva Video QU Video 

35. Meitu

36. Vigo Video

37. New Video Status

38. Du Recorder

39. Vault-Hide

40. Cache Cleaner DU App Studio

41. Du Cleaner

42. Du Browser

43. Hago Play

44. Cam Scanner

45. Clean Master

46. Wonder Camera

47. Photo Wonder

48. QQ Player

49. We Meet

50. Sweet Selfie

51. Baidu Translate

52. Vmate

53. QQ International

54. QQ Security Center

55. QQ Launcher

56. U Video

57. V Fly Status Video

58. Mobile Legends

59. DU Privacy