Many WhatsApp users shifted to other messaging apps like Telegram and Signal due to Whatsapp sharing users’ private conversations with Facebook
Now users, report that they have started getting new notification from the company, to accept the privacy policies by May 15.
In the notification, Whatsapp specifically mentions that it is not changing the privacy of user’s personal conversations.
They say the update will make it easier for businesses to chat using Facebook tools. The company claims that chats with these businesses are optional and that it is named in the application.
Meanwhile, the Centre on March 1, told the Delhi High Court that the policies are still being examined at the highest level And that they are looking for some explanations from WhatsApp on this. Observing the submission, Judge Sanjeev Sachdeva granted the Center three weeks time for this purpose and asked it to file a status report on April 19 when listing the matter for further hearing.