The family of Facebook apps, including WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram suffered a bit Friday night for users around the world including in India. Users around the world have reported that they cannot sign in to any of the three apps or share messages on the messaging platform. Users also reported issues with their Facebook News feed where entries failed to update.
According to Downdetector, the issues on all three platforms started at 11PM IST. However, it was resolved as soon as users were able to use these three services by 11:30 PM. Downdetector also indicated that the power outage had been resolved.
The news was also confirmed by WABetaInfo, a blog that tracks developments on WhatsApp.
Facebook has not yet commented on the cause of the power outage.