As a social media platform, Instagram is very popular all over the world including India. Millions of people use Meta’s photo-video sharing platform every day. But on Thursday afternoon, Instagram suddenly went down again. According to reports, many users worldwide have been affected by this outage. Some of these people reported the problem on Twitter, even trending the hashtag #instagramdown. It should be noted that earlier on Wednesday late night, another widely used product of Meta, WhatsApp, the instant messaging medium, was suddenly shut down. It is reported that users could not send or edit messages at that time.
Instagram users have been affected by the outage since noon
Outage tracking website DownDetector has already shared information about Instagram’s recent outage. Because many users have reported there. According to Down Detector data, this Instagram outage started around 1:30 PM, after which the graph of the report started to increase rapidly.
In this regard, people across the country reported the Instagram app down on Down Detector, with 36 percent of people experiencing server connectivity issues. Another 22 percent of people said that they had problems logging into their accounts.
Instagram down for the second time in 10 days
Meta and Instagram are in the limelight with the launch of the new Threads platform. But in the meantime, the company’s flaws seem to be coming to the fore. Earlier on July 11, there were reports that Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp servers of Meta were suddenly down. Now Instagram is down for the second time in 10 days. In this context, not only Instagram, there were complaints that both WhatsApp’s mobile app and web service were down at 1.33 pm (India time) yesterday.