WhatsApp has been the most widely used messaging app globally and also in India for more than 6 to 7 years now. Whether it is communicating with your family member, keeping in touch with colleagues, or using the government’s official help desk for covid-related queries, all of it is happening on WhatsApp.
You will only be able to make so call back or receive incoming video calls and reply to messages from the notification panel. But after a few weeks, you will stop receiving messages, calls, and event notifications from WhatsApp and those who already accepted the new WhatsApp Privacy Update, won’t notice any difference in their experience. But if you choose to still keep the app on your phone and not accept the Privacy Update, your account will not be deleted because of that but WhatsApp will perhaps delete your account because of no activity after 120 days.
Questions Regarding WhatsApp's New Privacy Update
Accept it or not
It’s clear that WhatsApp users only have two options right now and they are: –
I’ve been personally trying to switch over to the signal or telegram messenger app but the question comes to mind that most of my friends and family are still using WhatsApp. I think this is the time to switch to a different messaging app because trust me Facebook’s privacy issues are only going to worsted in the future.
This is important to share this article with your friends and family and ask them to switch to signal messenger and export your WhatsApp chats, messages, and groups from WhatsApp to signal or any app that you want to use just do it.