This is the reason that in the last few days lakhs of people started using Signal and Telegram messaging app.
Considering the large number of migrations, the messaging platform released a number of statements and even gave users a clarification regarding the new policy using the status feature on their own platform.
Now if you are still confused about how secure the new instant messaging app is, then we are telling you some things. After that it is your decision whether to use it or not.
After the policy came into effect, users who opened their WhatsApp for the first time were told about the policy update and were also given the ‘Agree’ option. Users have also been given time till February 8 to accept the policy and it has been said that the account of those who do not accept it will be deleted.
What was it then, created a ruckus in the whole world. There were many points in the policy, which were talking about sharing data with Facebook. Due to this, people started deciding to choose Telegram and Signal by boycotting WhatsApp.