The Indian government has banned more 43 Chinese Apps including AliExpress, CamCard, Taobao Live from the Indian Playstore. The government official said these apps were “engaging in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India. Earlier, The Indian government had banned a total of 59 Chinese Apps back in June and more than 117 Chinese Apps in September.
As per the statement of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, the government has imposed the ban under the provisions of Section 69A of the Information Technology Action.
The officials said: “This action was taken based on the inputs regarding these apps for engaging in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, the security of the state and public order,”
The ministry also said that it had issued the order for blocking access of these Chinese apps by users in the country based on “comprehensive reports received from Indian Cyber Crime Coordination Center, Ministry of Home Affairs.”
As earlier mentioned, The Indian government had also banned 59 apps which included TikTok, Shareit, UC Browser, and WeChat back in June and 118 apps including PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite in September. Recently, More 47 Apps also got banned from the play store because these applications were almost the same copy of the already banned apps.
However, the Indian government hasn’t shared any particular information as, why these Chinese apps getting banned from Indian Playstore.
List of 43 Application banned by the government:
AliSuppliers Mobile App
AliExpress – Smarter Shopping, Better Living
Lalamove India – Delivery App
Drive with Lalamove India
CamCard – Business Card Reader
CamCard – BCR (Western)
Soul- Follow the soul to find you
Chinese Social – Free Online Dating Video App & Chat
Date in Asia – Dating & Chat For Asian Singles
Free dating app-Singol, start your date!
TrulyChinese – Chinese Dating App
TrulyAsian – Asian Dating App
ChinaLove: dating app for Chinese singles
DateMyAge: Chat, Meet, Date Mature Singles Online
AsianDate: find Asian singles
FlirtWish: chat with singles
Guys Only Dating: Gay Chat
Tubit: Live Streams
First Love Live- super hot live beauties live online
Rela – Lesbian Social Network
MGTV-HunanTV official TV APP
WeTV – TV version
WeTV – Cdrama, Kdrama&More
Lucky Live-Live Video Streaming App
Isoland 2: Ashes of Time
BoxStar (Early Access)
Jellipop Match-Decorate your dream island！
Munchkin Match: magic home building
Conquista Online II