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Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram down: Here’s what the company said

After several WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram users across the world reported the outage, the company has issued a preliminary statement addressing the issue. Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp Server down was reported in India and around the world.

A Facebook spokesperson said, “We know that some people are having trouble accessing our apps and products. We’re working to get things back to normal as soon as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience caused.”

Outages are being reported in India from at least 9:20 am IST on Monday, October 4. According to Downdetector, WhatsApp’s first reported outage was at 8:39 pm. As for Facebook, it is first reported at 8:54 pm.

Facebook’s WhatsApp and Instagram faced similar issues earlier this year on March 19, when the messaging and photo-sharing app suffered massive outages in India and other parts of the world.

At that time, users faced problems logging in, sending and receiving messages on instant messaging and social media platforms. Facebook Inc. said its services were being affected by a number of issues. Around one million people worldwide reported problems with its photo-sharing app Instagram.

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