India is home to 1.35 Billion people and WhatsApp has 400 million users here. WhatsApp has been known for its security and privacy.
A senior Layer from India Named Chaitanya Rohilla. He has filed a petition in New Delhi High Court. A Media Channel Reuters has seen the petition.
Facebook did not respond to the request to comment on this matter. It has previously said the new policy does not affect the private chat of Users. The new WhatsApp policy only affects the interactions with the businesses.
The court will hear the petition on Friday.
Facebook Faces Legal Challenge in India this time but they will be more actions like this from other countries as well.