WhatsApp Banned 17 Lakh-Plus Indian Accounts in November: Know Why

WhatsApp has released its sixth user safety monthly report. The report is in accordance with the IT Rules 2021.

WhatsApp banned 1,759,000 Indian accounts between November 1, 2021-30 to November 30 2021.

WhatsApp banned these Indian accounts using the company's abuse detection approach.

which also includes action taken in furtherance to negative feedback received from users via the 'Report' feature.

A team of analysts augments these systems to evaluate edge cases and help improve our effectiveness over time.

WhatsApp allows users to report accounts that they think are spam, abusive or other issue.