WhatsApp Reports Global Outage as Users Unable to Send-Receive Messages

WhatsApp, the messaging app owned by Facebook (Meta), faced global outage problems on Tuesday 25 October 2022 around 3:17 a.m. ET, as users unable to send and receive messages.

WhatsApp has around 2 billion users and is most popular in countries such as India and Brazil.

Meta later confirmed issues with WhatsApp, saying that the company were aware that some people are currently having trouble sending messages, and we’re working to restore WhatsApp for everyone as quickly as possible,” a Meta spokesperson said.