The messaging platform may officially release the feature after fixing several bugs.
Both citizens and tech companies will be served better with an element of regulation: Ajit Mohan MD, Facebook
Facebook and its family of apps are an ally for India in the trajectory of economic growth and social development, said the official.
Almost 1 mn people are "testing" WhatsApp's payments service in India.
With Gujarat state elections just weeks away, a bitter and caustic political social media war is in full swing.
Keeping customization at its core, Facebook made some India-specific announcements, in addition to some other new features.
GSTN chief executive Prakash Kumar told TOI in an interview that even uploading the data under GST will not be difficult since the file will not be too large.
Yet the most intense political campaigning was not taking place on the streets. Instead, the action was happening on WhatsApp, a messaging service owned by Facebook that has about 250 million users in India.
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