WhatsApp, Instagram Restored After Facing Global Outage

Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp saw an outage in India and across the world on Friday with thousands of users reporting glitches in the popular end-to-end encrypted application.

Many users also faced to login in the popular photo-sharing app Instagram which is also owned by Facebook.

WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook and Facebook Messenger users are currently reporting issues with the apps on Android, iOS as well as PC.


While Instagram and Facebook users are unable to update their news feed, WhatsApp users are unable to send or receive any messages.

According to the tracking website DownDetector, more than 38,000 people have reported issues with WhatsApp. As for Instagram and Facebook, over 30,000 and 1,600 reports have been registered so far, respectively.

As of now, the company has not made any official comment on the outage. However, people across the country have been tweeting about the same on Twitter.

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