Facebook, WhatsApp challenges CCI probe over the privacy policy

· On Wednesday the leading social media companies Facebook, WhatsApp moved to Delhi High court to challenge the CCI (Competition Commission of India). Investigation into privacy policy updates. Already the CCI has confirmed the probe will be completed in 60 days.

· Petitioner companies filed an appeal in Delhi High court against the CCI probe. Both the companies have ongoing cases regarding their privacy policy updates.

Earlier the Supreme court has ordered to restrain the CCI probe until the cases are resolved.

· However, Facebook claims "Both the companies are different, Facebook is just a social media for business purposes and WhatsApp is a messaging app. The watchdog CCI must present evidence before being allowed to probe".


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