WhatsApp blocks over 16.6 lakh ‘BAD’ accounts in India in April 2022

WhatsApp blocks over 16.6 lakh ‘BAD’ accounts in India in April 2022


New Delhi: Meta-owned WhatsApp on Wednesday mentioned that it banned over 16.6 lakh unhealthy accounts in India in the month of April in compliance with the brand new IT Rules 2021. The platform had banned over 18 lakh such accounts in the nation in March. The firm additionally acquired 844 grievance stories in April throughout the nation, and the accounts “actioned” had been 123. In March, WhatsApp acquired 597 grievance stories and the accounts “actioned” had been 74.

“This user-safety report incorporates particulars of the consumer complaints acquired and the corresponding motion taken by WhatsApp, in addition to WhatsApp`s personal preventive actions to fight abuse on our platform. As captured in the most recent Monthly Report, WhatsApp banned over 1.6 million (1,666,000) accounts in the month of April,” a WhatsApp spokesperson mentioned in an announcement.

The firm mentioned that knowledge shared highlights the variety of Indian accounts banned by WhatsApp between April 1-30 utilizing the abuse detection method, which additionally consists of motion taken in furtherance to unfavorable suggestions acquired from customers by way of its “Report” function.

“Over the years, we have now constantly invested in Artificial Intelligence and different state-of-the-art know-how, knowledge scientists and specialists, and in processes, in order to maintain our customers secure on our platform,” the corporate added. Also Read: Impressive! Google provides job with Rs 1.4 crore bundle to IIIT Allahabad pupil

Under the brand new IT Rules 2021, massive digital and social media platforms, with greater than 5 million customers, should publish month-to-month compliance stories. Also Read: Markets lose early beneficial properties; Sensex tumbles 185 factors in uneven commerce



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