The government prohibited the use of 59 Chinese applications, which includes top social media platforms like TikTok, Share it, Shein and WeChat, amidst the border strain between India and China. The ban has been implemented to counter the risk posed by these applications to the nation’s sovereignty and security. Here is the list of 59 Chinese applications banned by the Indian Government.
1.TikTok: The parent company of TikTok is Byte Dance, which is likely to lose $4 billion after the Indian Government banned 59 Chinese applications.
2. Shareit: The founder of Shareit app is Michael Qiu, it is a free file sharing app to transfer photos, music and videos, etc.
3. Helo apps: The app belongs to Byte Dance is expected to lose $2 billion, it is leading social networking platform.
4. Kwai: It is a Chinese video sharing application which uses AI to serve its users.
5. UC Browser: It is a hugely famous web browser owned by the UCWeb Alibaba Group.
6. Shein: It is a world’s leading fashion platform owned by Chris Xu.
7. Clash of Kings: Beijing Elex Technology developed Clash of Kings is a multiplayer online strategy game.
8. Likee: It is owned by social media company, Joyy Inc. It is designed for making and sharing short videos.
9. Baidu Map: It is one of the biggest AI and internet company in the world. The name of the owner is Robin Li Eric Xu.
10. YouCam makeup: The owner of YouCam is Alice Chang. It is a beauty camera application that allows consumers to try on makeup, hair colors, and accessories via enhanced reality.
11. DU battery saver: DU battery saver from DU APPS Studio is free app developed to aid users in saving battery.
12. CM Browser: It is developed by Cheetah mobile. It is a web browser based on Chromium.
13. Mi Community: It belongs to Xiaomi Community’s Official Android APP where all MI fans can share your ideas and communicate with other MI Fans.
14. APUS Browser: It is a free browser app developed by APUS Browser Developer Team.
15. Virus Cleaner: It is a powerful antivirus engine for android phone.
16. Club Factory: The owner of Club Factory is Jiayun Data Technology. It is a fashion, lifestyle and beauty e-commerce platform.
17. ROMWE: April Xie is the founder of ROMWE. It is a global online place for fast fashion.
18. WeChat: It is launched by Chinese tech giant Tencent. It is used for sending immediate messages.
19. Newsdog: The CEO of Newsdog is Chen Yukun. It brings the latest and interesting news app.
20. Beauty Plus: It is the most popular photo-editing app. It is developed by China’s Xiamen Meitu Technology.
21. UC News: It is a news outlet of UCWeb, part of the main Alibaba Group, founded by Jack Ma.
22. Xender: Peter Jiang is the founder of Xender. It is used to transfer instant file & app by connecting two or more smart phones.
23. QQ Mail: It is an immediate messaging software service and web portal designed by Chinese tech giant Tencent.
24. Weibo: It is a Chinese microblogging website established by Sina Corporation.
25. QQ Music: The company is owned by Tencent Music. It is a freemium music streaming service.
26. QQ News Feed: It is a news feed web browser, founded by Tencent Music.
27. SelfieCity: With this app one take the best selfies.
28. Mail Master: It is a perfect mail app for mailing purposes.
29. Parallel Space: It is an exceptional application which permits you to sign in two different accounts on a single Android Device at the same time.
30. Mi Video Call – Xiaomi: It is a video and voice calling solution from Xiaomi.
31. Bigo Live: Through this platform consumers can share live moments with their followers.
32. WeSync: It helps people to connect and understand each other better and by engaging them in a process by bringing together gamification basics to the relationship.
33. ES File Explorer: It is prevailing android file manager. It is developed by ES Global.
34. Viva Video – QU Video, Inc: The founder’s name is Cheng Han. Through this application one can make edit or trim videos.
35. Meitu: It is a popular Chinese app for improving selfies. The app is invented by Wu Xinhong.
36. Vigo Video: It is a small video social network app where people can share their friends and family. It is owned by Byte Dance.
37. New Video Status
38. DU Recorder: This app records a video of everything in your Android’s screen. It is developed by Baidu, Inc.
39. Vault- Hide: This app is developed to hide private videos, pictures on your phone.
40. Cache Cleaner DU App studio: It is an all in one speed enhancer, junk cleaner and an antivirus application.
41. DU Cleaner: It removes files and cache on your smart mobile phone.
42. DU Browser: It is an easy and convenient free mobile browser for android.
43. Hago Play with New Friends: It is a popular online game. Nikita Bier is the founder of Hago Play.
44. Cam Scanner: This app allows Android and IOS devices to be used as image scanner and converts images on our phone into PDF documents.
45. Clean Master – Cheetah Mobile: It removes stray files from the android phone and cleans the phone.
46. Wonder Camera: It is one of the best beauty app.
47. Photo Wonder: It edits our photos in the gallery and decorate them by adding fun elements like stickers and motifs.
48. QQ Player: It is a free app which let the user play movies, videos and music. The name of the owner is Tencent.
49. We Meet: It is an online social media dating app.
50. Sweet Selfie: It is a photo editor application.
51. Baidu Translate: The company is started by Robin Li and Eric Li. The prime feature of the app is voice translation.
52. Vmate: Through this app, one can edit and share videos. Alibaba has invested money in Vmate.
53. QQ International: It is a prompt messaging software service. It is designed by Chinese Tech giant Tencent.
54. QQ Security Center: It’s an effective way to enhance your account security and password recovery process becomes easy. It is developed by Chinese Tech giant Tencent.
55. QQ Launcher: It is an Android-based desktop application and founded by Tencent.
56. U Video: It is founded by Bhavin Turakhia. U Video is an app to share videos and photos via internet.
57. V fly Status Video: This app amends the photo and glue it into the Magic Effects video for and also Impeccably combine your cropped photos to make distinctive and fun magic effects video for WhatsApp Video Status.
58. Mobile Legends: It is developed by Moonton. Mobile Legend is a role playing tactic game.
59. DU Privacy: This app prevents your privacy by hiding your sensitive images or videos. DU Privacy application is designed by Baidu, Inc.