The logo of TikTok application is seen on a mobile phone screen in this picture illustration taken February 21, 2019. Photo: Reuters

Indian politicians accuse China-made app Helo of election interference and call for TikTok to be banned

  • Complaints have been made against Helo, an app by Beijing-based tech company ByteDance, for running doctored pictures of politicians with sensationalised text
  • Another of the company’s apps, TikTok, has been variously accused of opening up children to exploitation by sexual predators
Topic |   Asia elections

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The logo of TikTok application is seen on a mobile phone screen in this picture illustration taken February 21, 2019. Photo: Reuters
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