India blocks over 230 betting and loan apps, many with ties to China

  • India is blocking 232 apps, some with links to China, that offer betting and loan services.
  • This is to prevent misuse of citizens’ data.
  • The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology is enforcing an emergency order to ban 138 apps.
  • The remaining 94 apps will be blocked soon.
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