According to sources, the defiant WhatsApp will share data with Facebook as scheduled. This means the company is going to ignore the recent ruling of Delhi High Court restraining the mobile messaging company to reveal any data with Facebook.
Recently, the Delhi High Court based on a petition from two students had passed orders, which prohibited sharing of data fetched up to September 25. If the recent reports are to be believed, WhatsApp is going with the original plan to share data with Facebook.
WhatsApp flays Delhi High Court over its recent ruling
Delhi High Court asks government to bring WhatsApp under law
In the meantime, the court also requested the central government to bring the instant messaging companies such as WhatsApp under the ambit of law. The appropriate authorities should conduct a detailed study about the feasibility of bringing all mobile based messaging companies under a single regulated framework monitored by the law enforcement agencies.