List of 52+ Chinese based Android and IOS Apps are red flagged in India including TikTok | techhist

Recently Indian intelligence agencies have flagged 56  Chinese apps that are extracting data security concerns, They have requested the Central government to Block or Restrict these android and IOS apps.
list of 52+ chinese apps that red flagged in india

Agencies are concerned that some China Apps apps nearly 56 apps are Extracting Huge Amount of Data from the User in India and not safe any more.
The NSC(National Security Council) Secretariat is believed the data transfer is taking place through these apps to be potentially detrimental to India’s security.
There is not exact clarification from the Government to take action regards these apps and Some of these apps Popular Like TikTok, Bigo Live, Club Factory, Shein, Helo and SHAREit. and Other all are new apps and that no much known.

These are 52 android and IOS apps that can be ban in India

Social Media apps:

  1. TikTok 
  2. Bigo Video
  3. Weibo
  4. Vigo Video
  5. WeChat
  6. Helo
  7. LIKE

E-Commerce apps:

  1. ClubFactory
  2. ROMWE
  3. SHEIN

Beauty Apps:

  1. Beauty Plus
  2. Photo Wonder
  3. YoCam Makeup
  4. Perfect Corp
  5. SelfieCity
  6. Wonder Camera

File Sharing Apps:

  1. Xender
  2. SHAREit


  1. UC Browser
  2. APUS Browser
  3. CM Browser
  4. DU Browser

News apps:

  1. UC News
  2. News Dog

Xiaomi Apps:

  1. Mi Community
  2. Mi Store
  3. Mi Video Calling app

Tencent apps:

  1. QQ Player
  2. QQ Security Centre
  3. QQ International
  4. QQ Launcher
  5. QQ Mail
  6. QQ Music
  7. QQ Newsfeed
  8. WeSync

Other apps:

  1. 360 Security
  2. Virus Cleaner (Hi Security Lab)
  3. DU Recorder
  4. DC Battery Saver
  5. DU Browser
  6. DU Cleaner
  7. DU Privacy
  8. Kwai
  9. Parallel Space
  10. Baidu Translate
  11. Baidu Maps
  12. CacheClear DU apps Studio
  13. Clean- Master - Cheetah
  14. ES File Explorer
  15. Clash of Kings
  16. Mail Master
  17. Viva Video -QU Video
  18. Vault-Hide
In the above apps, there are some popular apps that we are using in our mobiles

Social Media apps:

 The most popular Chinese video-sharing app is TikTok, which has over 120 million monthly active users (Monthly Active Users). Other Chinese apps included Helo, and Bigo live which has over 50 million MAUs in India, and  22 million MAU respectively.
list of 52+ chinese apps that red flagged in india

File Sharing apps:

SHAREit is most popular apps, In Jan 2019 this app is the third most downloaded app in Google play store after Whatsapp and Facebook. 
and About Xender is the app which is a partnership with Samsung i.e leading smartphone brand in India.


The intelligence agencies have also called out three apps owned by Chinese smartphone brand that Xiaomi, Xiaomi has been a business leader in smartphone purchases in India. In January-March, the company estimated 30% of all smartphones purchased in India. It also sells nearly 50% of all health bands purchased in the country.
There are few more apps that are using in our daily life, these apps are very danger it's better to uninstall them.