Tiktok is currently suffering ban demands in India because of encouraging vulgarity. TikTok stated it would counter with suitable effort. Here are the things you need to know about TikTok, one of the most famous social platforms.
TikTok Ban in India:
The Tiktok app, which is fast becoming popular among children, youth and the elderly, has commanded the Madras High Court to ban it. The Madras High Court said that the Tiktok app is promoting unacceptable content among the people. The government should put a ban on this app. The court has also ordered the media not to broadcast the Tiktok videos. This order has been made after the overflowing of offensive stuff in the Tiktok videos.
The court asked the Central Government, “The government will have to clarify if it will make such a law such as the US government has made children under the Privacy Prevention of Protection Act to protect children from becoming victims of cybercrime.” Let me tell you that the complaint has been lodged on the Tiktok app for such videos, which were going to spoil the culture. A petition was filed in the court about this and asked to ban the Tiktok app.
The Madras High Court stated that children who are using the Tiktok app can surely come in connection with sex predators. The court said that using a Tiktok app due to offensive content is not free from danger.
Tiktok On Ban:
On this, Tiktok said in his report that Tiktok is committed to keeping local laws and regulations. Tiktok is obeying the rules of IT Rules 2011. The company stated that it is still waiting for the company’s high court official number. Once the number is received, the company will reconsider it and take suitable steps in this direction. Creating a trustworthy and positive environment in the app is the first priority.
Things You Need To Know About Tiktok:
What Is Tiktok App?
This is a short video creating the app. By using the Tiktok app, you can create a short video of 15 seconds. Tiktok is the updated variant of Musically app. Musically replaced its title to Tiktok in its new update. You can add any song in Tiktok 15 seconds videos. In Tiktok videos, you can also add dialogue, the effects to the videos. You can also watch and follow any other friend and other users.
1 Billion Downloads:
According to the Sensor Tower’s statement, Tiktok newly completed a feat of becoming 1 billion downloads collectively on Android and iOS. In 2018, Tiktok was one of the most downloaded apps globally moving it close to the biggest social media platform, Facebook. In opposition, Tiktok was downloaded 663 million times, just a little bit shy of Facebook’s 711 million downloads.
Tiktok in India:
Tiktok downloads in India have more than 100 million downloads. According to a report of the Economic Times, it uses around 20 million Indians every month. The following of Tiktok among Indians can be determined from the facts that eight million people have reviewed it on the Google Play Store. The impressive thing is that there are a huge number of people who use ‘Tiktok’ in villages and small towns. What is even more surprising is that the Tiktok madness is speaking up to the small children of ages seven to eight years old. Not only this, now it has been liked that Bollywood stars such as Shraddha Kapoor, Tiger Shroff, and Neha Kakkar have also come on Tiktok.
Tiktok Ban In Other Countries:
There has been much criticism about the Tiktok app in America. In the past year, the Indonesian government banned the Tiktok after signing a petition of 1,70,000 people. The Indonesian government stated that Tiktok is dangerous for children. However, the ban was later withdrawn when the administrators of the Tiktok insured to eliminate the unacceptable content.