American internet giant Facebook owned social media platforms WhatsApp, Instagram along with Facebook faced a social media outage on late Monday night. Millions of users across the global experienced a disrupted feed. The apps technical failure lead to this disruption.
Later the social media platforms tweets on their official Twitter handles clarified about the global outage.
Instagram and friends are having a little bit of a hard time right now, and you may be having issues using them. Bear with us, we’re on it! #instagramdown
We’re aware that some people are having trouble accessing our apps and products. We’re working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience.
We’re aware that some people are experiencing issues with WhatsApp at the moment. We’re working to get things back to normal and will send an update here as soon as possible. Thanks for your patience!
The SM platforms partially reconnected after nearly 6 hours.