Union Government asks Google, FB, Microsoft, others to remove Blue Whale links

Posted on:16 Aug 2017 12:07:11
Union Government asks Google, FB, Microsoft, others to remove Blue Whale links
16 August 2017 Current Affairs: The Union Government directed internet majors Google, Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Microsoft and Yahoo to immediately remove links of the dangerous online game Blue Whale Challenge.

The Ministry of Electronics and IT informed to the internet majors that there are instances of children committing suicide in India while playing Blue Whale Challenge.

The Blue Whale Challenge is a suicide game in which the player is given certain tasks to complete for a period of 50 days and the final task leads to suicide. 
The Union Government directed internet majors Google, Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, Microsoft and Yahoo to immediately remove links of the dangerous online game Blue Whale Challenge.

The Ministry of Electronics and IT informed to the internet majors that there are instances of children committing suicide in India while playing Blue Whale Challenge.

The Blue Whale Challenge is a suicide game in which the player is given certain tasks to complete for a period of 50 days and the final task leads to suicide. 

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