WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook have all gone down in various regions of the world on Monday evening, users reported.
Facebook owns and operates all three apps.
“Sorry, something went wrong. We’re working on it and we’ll get it fixed as soon as we can,” a message on the Facebook website said.
We’re aware that some people are experiencing issues with WhatsApp at the moment. We’re working to get things back to normal and will send an update here as soon as possible.
Thanks for your patience!— WhatsApp (@WhatsApp) October 4, 2021
Users reported on Twitter that the prominent social networking and communication platforms were unavailable starting at approximately 9 p.m. Indian time.
There were over 20,000 occurrences of people reporting problems with Facebook and Instagram, according to the portal.
Meanwhile, Facebook’s instant messaging platform WhatsApp was unavailable to more than 14,000 users, while Messenger was unavailable to roughly 3,000 users.
All three Facebook properties dominate their respective categories in India, including instant messaging, photo sharing, and social networking.
Facebook has around 410 million members in India, and WhatsApp’s largest market with over 530 million users is the country. In India, Instagram has a user base of over 210 million.
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