13th November 2023, Kathmandu
“Nepal Government Ban on TikTok: Minister Rekha Sharma Reveals Decision at Cabinet Meeting”
The decision was formally announced by Government Spokesperson and Minister of Communication and Information Technology, Rekha Sharma, following a crucial cabinet meeting.
Minister Sharma revealed that the decision to shut down TikTok was made due to concerns about its impact on social harmony.
The government deems TikTok as a disruptive force, leading to the swift resolution to close the platform.
While Minister Sharma acknowledged that the technical implementation of the decision may take some time, the government has underscored its commitment to enforcing the TikTok ban promptly.
No specific deadline has been set for the closure.
This move is expected to have far-reaching implications on the social media landscape in Nepal, as TikTok has gained immense popularity among users in the country.
The government’s decision reflects a broader concern for maintaining social cohesion and harmony within the nation.
Stay tuned for further updates on this developing story.