WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook down globally

WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook, all three apps are owned by Facebook and run on shared infrastructure, have gone down in several parts for the world, users reported on Monday evening.

“Sorry, something went wrong. We’re working on it and we’ll get it fixed as soon as we can,” a message on the Facebook website said.

Users posted messages on Twitter saying the popular social networking and communication platforms were inaccessible from around 9 pm Indian time.

All three Facebook properties are market leaders across globe in their categories of instant messaging, photo sharing and social networking.

Downdetector showed there were more than 20,000 incidents of people reporting issues with Facebook and Instagram.