APP War between Cong and BJP takes an interesting turn
When you create a profile in the official @narendramodi #Android app, all your device info (OS, network type, Carrier …) and personal data (email, photo, gender, name, …) are send without your consent to a third-party domain called https://t.co/N3zA3QeNZO. pic.twitter.com/Vey3OP6hcf— Elliot Alderson (@fs0c131y) March 23, 2018
Rahul was quick to take an opportunity to take a jibe at Modi , he Tweeted
Same Elliot Alderson tweeted about server of Congress (INC) being located in Singapore.
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.— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) March 25, 2018
Ps. Thanks mainstream media, you're doing a great job of burying this critical story, as always.https://t.co/IZYzkuH1ZH
The IP address of https://t.co/t1pidQUmtq is 18.104.22.168. This server is located in Singapore. As you are an #Indian political party, having your server in #India is probably a good idea. pic.twitter.com/tbspCtOPfB— Elliot Alderson (@fs0c131y) March 26, 2018
Soon he Congress party appears to have taken their app 'With INC' off Google PlayStore. Smriti Irani like many others tweeted mocking the Congress.
Clarification came from Twitter handle of Congress, but yes instead of NaMo App, “With INC App has been deleted.
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WithINC app was being used for Social Media updates alone since transitioning the membership to the website. This morning we were forced to remove the app from the Playstore as the wrong URL was being circulated & people were being misled.— Congress (@INCIndia) March 26, 2018