The Chinese Embassy in India urged the Indian government to correct wrongdoings of banning apps with Chinese background.
Regarding the restriction on WeChat of sending and receiving messages in India, Ji Rong, embassy counselor and spokesperson, said China has lodged solemn representation to the India and asked the Indian side to correct its wrongdoings.
He said, “On June 29, the Indian government banned 59 mobile apps with Chinese background including WeChat, which severely damaged the legitimate rights and interests of Chinese companies. I want to reiterate that the Chinese government consistently asks Chinese enterprises to abide by international rules and local laws and regulations when conducting external cooperation.”
He noted that the Indian government has the responsibility to protect the legitimate rights and interests of all international investors in India in accordance with market principles.