TikTok, ShareIt, Helo, Like : List of 59 Banned Chinese Apps in India

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India Government has banned 59 Chinese apps on both Android and iOS. In a major decision, India government has banned at least 59 Chinese root apps including TikTok. Most popular apps including Shareit, WeChat, Helo, Shein, Likee, UC Browser among the list of banned China apps.

The move is directly aimed at “safeguarding” the interests of crores of mobile and internet users. This decision is a targeted move to ensure the safety and sovereignty of Indian cyber world, the Ministry of Information Technology said in a notification.

List of Chinese apps banned in India:

  1. TikTok
  2. Shareit
  3. Kwai
  4. UC Browser
  5. Baidu map
  6. Shein
  7. Clash of Kings
  8. DU battery saver
  9. Helo
  10. Likee
  11. YouCam makeup
  12. Mi Community
  13. CM Browers
  14. Virus Cleaner
  15. APUS Browser
  16. ROMWE
  17. Club Factory
  18. Newsdog
  19. Beutry Plus
  20. WeChat
  21. UC News
  22. QQ Mail
  23. Weibo
  24. Xender
  25. QQ Music
  26. QQ Newsfeed
  27. Bigo Live
  28. SelfieCity
  29. Mail Master
  30. Parallel Space
  31. Mi Video Call – Xiaomi
  32. WeSync
  33. ES File Explorer
  34. Viva Video – QU Video Inc
  35. Meitu
  36. Vigo Video
  37. New Video Status
  38. DU Recorder
  39. Vault- Hide
  40. Cache Cleaner DU App studio
  41. DU Cleaner
  42. DU Browser
  43. Hago Play With New Friends
  44. Cam Scanner
  45. Clean Master – Cheetah Mobile
  46. Wonder Camera
  47. Photo Wonder
  48. QQ Player
  49. We Meet
  50. Sweet Selfie
  51. Baidu Translate
  52. Vmate
  53. QQ International
  54. QQ Security Center
  55. QQ Launcher
  56. U Video
  57. V fly Status Video
  58. Mobile Legends
  59. DU Privacy

Banned 59 Chinese Apps in India

Why Chinese Applications banned in India?

In the notice, the service said it has gotten numerous protests from different sources including a few reports about abuse of some portable applications accessible on Android and iOS stages for taking and clandestinely transmitting clients’ information in an unapproved way to servers which have areas outside India.

“The accumulation of these information, its mining and profiling by components antagonistic to national security and resistance of India, which eventually encroaches upon the power and honesty of India, involves exceptionally profound and prompt concern which requires crisis quantifies,” the service additionally said.

The service said that the Indian Cyber Crime Coordination Center, Ministry of Home Affairs has likewise sent a comprehensive proposal for hindering these pernicious applications. This Ministry has likewise gotten numerous portrayals raising worries from residents with respect to the security of information and hazard to protection identifying with the activity of certain applications, it said.

“The Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-IN) has likewise gotten numerous portrayals from residents in regards to the security of information and break of protection affecting upon open request issues.

In like manner, there have been comparable bipartisan concerns, hailed by different open agents, both outside and inside the Parliament of India. There has been a solid ensemble in the open space to make severe move against Apps that hurt India’s sway just as the security of our residents,” the service communicated concern.


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