By FnF Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 15, May 2021, 18:32 pm IST | UPDATED: 16, May 2021, 18:38 pm IST
According to reports, if users do not accept the policy, the pop up message on screen asking users to accept the policy will start appearing permanently on the screen whenever user opens the messaging app.
According to a statement quoted by The Guardian, the company spokesperson said that users won’t be able to receive incoming calls or notifications. WhatsApp will stop sending messages and calls to your phone.
The spokesperson further said: “As a reminder, this update does not impact the privacy of personal messages for anyone. Our goal is to provide information about new options we are building that people will have, to message a business on WhatsApp, in the future.”
The users were initially given time till February 8 to agree to the new terms in order to continue using the platform but the deadline was later postponed to May 15.