The CCI’s Order, Explained as:
Response of Facebook:
Previously, Facebook the parent company of WhatsApp has been asked to give a response regarding its new policy. The response was asked way back on January 19, 2021. Facebook’s response claimed that Facebook and WhatsApp are both different legal entities. Furthermore, CCI must ask their questions and allegations to WhatsApp but not Facebook. However, apparently, Facebook is not coming in the front to defend WhatsApp, but from the inside, it has been facing serious problems. As per the parent company of WhatsApp, it has also allegations regarding its transparency Facebook is taking its steps calmly without letting someone know.