News / WhatsApp agrees to comply with RBI payment data storage norms

India Today : Apr 09, 2019, 05:56 PM
WhatsApp launched WhatsApp Payments in India last year. RBI norms prohibited app from expanding its features to its users across India. RBI demanded payments data of Indians to be stored within India. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) that require the company to store its payments related data locally. However, that might be about to change as WhatsApp has finally agreed to comply with the RBI norms.