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Facebook services suffer outage with Instagram down for nearly a million

Downdetector showed there were more than 1.2 million incidents of people reporting issues with Instagram

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Over 23,000 users posted about issues with WhatsApp on the website.

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Facebook Inc said on Friday its services were being affected by a number of issues, after nearly a million people across the world reported problems with its photo-sharing app Instagram.
 
"Multiple teams are working on it (the outage), and we'll update you when we can," Facebook's gaming unit said in a tweet.
 
Several users took to Twitter to complain about the outage, with #whatsappoutage trending in many countries, including India.
 
Outage tracking website Downdetector.com showed there were nearly 1 million incidents of people reporting issues with Instagram, while nearly 20,000 users posted about problems with WhatsApp on the website.
 
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First Published: Mar 19 2021 | 11:29 PM IST

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