Is your WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook down? As users unable to send or receive messages in WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook or refresh feeds. WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook not working for many users across India. Here’s what has happened.
WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook and Facebook Messenger users are currently reporting issues with the apps on Android, iOS as well as PC.
While Instagram and Facebook users are unable to update their news feed,
WhatsApp users are unable to send or receive any messages.
According to the tracking website DownDetector, more than 32,000 people have reported issues with WhatsApp. As for Instagram and Facebook, over 28,000 and 1,300 reports have been registered so far.
⚠️ Anyone else experiencing this major outage?
Instagram + WhatsApp + Facebook Messenger are all down right now! How will I ❤️memes now?
— Matt Swider (tracking PS5 / Xbox restock) (@mattswider) March 19, 2021
Downdetector, that provides realtime overview of issues and outages with all kinds of social media platforms said in a tweet that Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram were facing technical issues.
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— Downdetector (@downdetector) March 19, 2021
As of now, the company has not made any official comment on the outage. It is not clear whether the outage was global or just India-centric. However, there were over 30,000 tweets about users not being able to connect to WhatsApp (web and the app), Instagram and Facebook Messenger.
Downdetector tracks outages by collating status reports from a series of sources, including user-submitted errors on its platform.
— Claire Calmejane (@ccalmeja) March 19, 2021
According to the data shown on DownDetector, 67 per cent people are unable to refresh their news feed on Instagram while 19% are unable to login to their accounts. The remaining 13% have been complaining about Instagram.com being unresponsive.