After the Madras High Court refused to stay its order banning the popular mobile app TikTok, the government asked Google and Apple to comply with the court order and remove the app on Tuesday. Following which, the app has been taken off from Android’s Google Play and iOS’ App Store.
Owned by Chinese company ByteDance, the video-centric app allows its users to create and share short videos and is quite popular among youngster around the world.
While the move is sure to affect the app user base across India, many have taken this opportunity to mock and troll the users with memes and jokes. Using hashtag #TikTokBan, Twitter is flooded with netizens celebrating the ‘ban’.
— Wasim Khan (@WasimKh71243016) April 16, 2019
— Javed (@JoySRKian_) April 17, 2019
— Bittu singha🔥 (@Frustratedladk) April 17, 2019
— ✴️ ᙢคᏁἶֆհค ✴️ ~ 🤨 🧐 (@manisha__gupta) April 17, 2019
— not a mystery anymore! (@youhtweets10) April 16, 2019
Saddened to hear about demise of Tiktok India. 😁😅
— Himanshu Singh (@itshimanshu4u) April 17, 2019
— Naval (@Naval07683036) April 16, 2019
— DexPool (@Dexter2226) April 17, 2019
— Rithik D Blaster (Yadav) (@Rithikdb5) April 16, 2019
— VIKRAM SADHWANI 🇮🇳 (@sarcasti_vikram) April 17, 2019
— S h α s h ω α t (@_Shakti_maan) April 16, 2019
— 👨🏻✈️Rahul | राहुल 🇮🇳 (@RahulMishra5597) April 16, 2019
After ban of tiktok
— H E N I L (@shah_h3nil) April 16, 2019
What do you have to say about the ban?
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