WhatsApp-Indian govt faceoff may intensify WhatsApp dark mode

Ever since WhatsApp tweaked its privacy policy features, there has been a huge hue and cry against its plans. Especially in India, where WhatsApp and its Facebook have been dragged to the courts by the government itself even while the country’s fair trade regulator has started an independent probe against the messaging platform’s new privacy policy proposals.

At the core, the bone of contention is WhatsApp’s insistence on end-to-end encryption.