A Bench comprising Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud also issued notice to WhatsApp and Facebook and sought their responses within two weeks.
A High Court Bench headed by Chief Justice G. Rohini had also directed that "so far as users who opt to remain on WhatsApp are concerned, their existing information/ data/ details up to September 25, 2016, shall not be shared with Facebook or any group companies".
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WhatsApp in India has over 160 million users, making this one of the biggest markets for the company.
The Supreme Court raised questions on need of fresh norms how the chat messenger saves and shares users' data. However, the bench was of the view that WhatsApp was a private and free service that no one was forced to join.