Two-time Commonwealth Game titles gold medallist Heena Sidhu on Tuesday hailed the banning of the movie-sharing social networking application TikTok. It was one particular of the 59 Chinese applications that the Indian government banned on Monday thanks to protection fears.
Heena Sidhu celebrates TikTok ban
“I’m so joyful that tiktok is absent. With the hate movies and animal abuse video clips that I have been coming throughout being posted on tiktok… I am so joyful. Web will be a happier area devoid of tiktok!!!” Sidhu tweeted on Tuesday.
“It is really not absent however but I hope the govt follows as a result of. The accountability lies with the builders for permitting these kinds of content material to come to be not just noticeable but viral. Except if they improve their norms for content material uploading this application shouldn’t have a location in our life,” the Indian Olympian reported.
The governing administration on Monday banned 59 Chinese apps above countrywide stability considerations as India-China bilateral relations remain strained following the death of 20 Indian troopers in the Galwan Valley clash with Chinese PLA troops in jap Ladakh.
Other Chinese apps in the banned list are Club Manufacturing unit, SHAREit, Likee, Mi Online video Contact (Xiaomi), Weibo, Baidu, Bigo Stay and others.
TikTok on Tuesday explained it is in the process of complying with the Indian federal government order to ban 59 Chinese applications, including TikTok, and is not sharing any details of Indian buyers with the Chinese federal government.