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TikTok ban impact: Indian social app Chingari on fire, logs over 3 million downloads

Mid-Day Tuesday, 30 June 2020 ()
Indians have rushed to download social app Chingari, a desi alternative to Chinese TikTok, which is witnessing nearly 1 lakh downloads and over 2 million views per hour since the government banned 59 Chinese apps over national security concerns.

Already downloaded over 3 million times, the app which was founded by...
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News video: 'I stand by my country': TikTok star supports Centre's decision to ban 59 Chinese apps

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Government of India banned 59 apps on June 29 which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of the state and public order. TikTok star Muskan Sharma, who had over 4 million followers on the app, has welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi government's decision...

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