Today, the popular and users favorite app Whatsapp down globally for a short time. The issue founded on not only for Indian customers it affected across lots of other countries also. It services partially restored about an hour ago. #whatsappdown became the hashtag of choice for Twitter users from different countries to report this issue. Within a short time, the news spread all over the world. According to Crowd-sourced service outage website Down Detector, 60 percent of customers were having issues connected to the WhatsApp. People encountered problems on sending texts or were unable to log into the app. This case being reported across the world starting from about 1 pm IST.
Lots of peoples in India also face this issue today, User can send messages and the page navigates to Settings > Help > Contact us. and showing a message like below,
“Our service is experiencing a problem right now. We are working on it and hope to restore the functionality shortly. Sorry for the inconvenience.”
The Express.co.uk said that ” A further 25 percent report issues receiving messages and 14 percent are struggling to log in,”
After 2 hours Whatsapp is getting back to most of the users. This is not the first time, People experienced a similar situation in recently as August affecting users across the world as well. And also in May this year for a few hours in most parts of the world.
With the hashtag #whatsappdown to users report this issue on Twitter and it, ‘whatsappdown‘ was the top trending item on Twitter in India, India is one of the WhatsApp`s biggest market with about 200 million of its billions of users. It was also a top trending item on Twitter in Pakistan, Britain, Germany, and many other countries.