New Delhi: After it came to fore that Narendra Modi App is sending personal information of its users to a third party website called in.wzrkt.com without the user’s consent, the BJP and the Congress have accused each other of sharing data.
First, it was the Congress President Rahul Gandhi who in a tweet alleged that Narendra Modi App shares data with ‘PMs friends in American companies.
Rahul was referring to a French cyber security researcher’s recent allegation that the Narendra Modi app shares registered users’ data with a US-based behavioural analytics company.
Hi! My name is Narendra Modi. I am India’s Prime Minister. When you sign up for my official App, I give all your data to my friends in American companies.
Ps. Thanks mainstream media, you’re doing a great job of burying this critical story, as always.https://t.co/IZYzkuH1ZH
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) March 25, 2018
In response, the BJP’s IT Cell head Amit Malviya alleged that Congress Party shares the user data with ‘friends in Singapore.’
Hi! My name is Rahul Gandhi. I am the President of India’s oldest political party. When you sign up for our official App, I give all your data to my friends in Singapore. pic.twitter.com/ceCTkod17D
— Amit Malviya (@malviyamit) March 26, 2018
In another tweet, Rahul Gandhi while calling for
#DeleteNaMoApp and referring to Modi as ‘big boss’ said that around 13 lakh NCC cadets have been forced to download the App.
Modi’s NaMo App secretly records audio, video, contacts of your friends & family and even tracks your location via GPS.
He’s the Big Boss who likes to spy on Indians.
Now he wants data on our children. 13 lakh NCC cadets are being forced to download the APP.#DeleteNaMoApp
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) March 26, 2018