Days after remove China apps is trending in India amid tensions between India and China escalated in border of LAC. Following this #BoycottChina #BoycottChineseApps began trending on social media and the calls for giving up Chinese products were made by many including Sonam Wangchuk, whose work inspired Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s 3 Idiots.
But now Google has taken it down from its app store. This was conveyed in a tweet by the Jaipur-based app developer “One Touch AppLabs” on Wednesday. “Dear Friends, Google has suspended our #RemoveChinaApps from google play store. Thank you all for your support in past 2 weeks.”You Are Awesome”,” the account wrote.
Upset by the app removal, Indians came out in numbers and questioned Google’s move. Many others tagged Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai to express their displeasure.