These are mostly those apps which have re-branded themselves and re-launched in India with new names
Government of India has today banned 54 apps of Chinese origin. These are mostly those apps which have rebranded themselves and re-launched in India with new names." Upon official confirmation and establishing the country of origin, the orders have once again been given to ban the apps," said sources at Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY). MeitY is likely to release a full list of the banned apps in sometime, to help users identify them, it said.