On January 6, WhatsApp changed its policy. Since then, an average of about 2 million users have installed BIP every day in the last few days. Since last Friday, 64 lakh users have left WhatsApp and joined BIP. BIP has emerged as a safe haven in the current environment.
Last Sunday, the Turkish President’s Office shut down the US app WhatsApp and announced the launch of the domestic app for fear of smuggling personal information. Since then, Turkish people have left the US app WhatsApp and started using BIP. The number of BIP subscribers increased by 11 lakh 20 thousand in 24 hours after the statement of the President’s Office.
At the same time, the use of the app has increased among the users in the Muslim world. In Bangladesh, many have been seen installing the app as well as encouraging others. The number of downloads of the local app in Turkey has exceeded 70 million. The number of users is expected to cross 100 million in a few months.