Facebook's WhatsApp messenger down for some users in India: social media

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 03, 2017 5:07 AM

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's WhatsApp messenger was down for some users in India, according to user accounts on Facebook and Twitter on Friday afternoon.

Users in other countries also reported a WhatsApp outage on social media. The extent of the outage was not immediately known, and Facebook was not immediately reachable for a comment.

India is WhatsApp's biggest market with about 200 million of its billion-plus users.

(Writing by Devidutta Tripathy; Editing by Christopher Cushing)