Facebook Inc. including online messaging service WhatsApp and Instagram were down for lakhs of user on Friday, according to Downdetector.com, an outage tracking website. According to news wire agency ANI, WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram were down in India as well.
According to Down detector, there were more than 1.2 million incident of people reporting issue with Instagram, while over 23k users posted issue with WhatsApp messaging app on the website.
As of now, the company has not made any official statement on the outage. However, users across the country have been tweeting about the same on the Twitter. According to the data shown on the Down detector almost 67% users were not able to refresh the Instagram feed while around 19% users are unable to login their accounts and other remaining 13% people are complaining about instagram.com being unresponsive.
Down detector is a website which tracks outages by collecting status reports from a series of sources, including user submitted errors on the platform.
The outage might be affecting the larger number of users.
Written By -Abhishek Makadiya