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Govt to give app owners a chance to argue their case


  • The ban is only an interim order; a committee will look into the matter, says official
  • Due process of the law requires an analysis of what the matter is on record, says a govt official

The government had on Monday banned the apps, including ByteDance’s TikTok, Alibaba’s UC Browser, and Tencent’s WeChat, citing security concerns.

“The due process of the law requires an analysis of what the matter is on record. This is an interim order. There is a process defined in the information technology law, with regard to blocking of apps. A government committee will look ...


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