Friday night in India, the social sites Whatsapp, Facebook, and Instagram suffered an outage. Many users were unable to log in, send or receive messages on all these three websites.
The issue was faced by iOS, Android users, and also PC users. While the Instagram and Facebook newsfeed was unable to refresh, the message was unable to be sent or received on Whatsapp.
The problem occurred at 10:40 PM in India which went up to an hour, where people faced issues in sending receiving messages. According to the Downdetector website, against Whatsapp, more than 38000 issues were reported while Instagram and Facebook reported more than 30000 and 2000 respectively.
The real reason behind the shutdown has not been detected so far but a Facebook spokesperson has reported it as a technical issue. This is not the first time that such a blackout has happened. Back in the year 2020 December, Instagram, Whatsapp, and Facebook did go down for few hours.
Gurdas Maan the legendary singer, celebrates his 62nd birthday today and we are willing to wish him all warmth and blessings on his special day.
He is an Indian singer, songwriter, choreographer and actor mainly associated with Punjabi music and films. He is considered one of the most notable figures in Punjabi music. He was born in Giddarbaha village of Punjab and gained national attention in 1980 with the song “Dil Da Mamla Hai”.
He is not only a singer but also a song writer, choreographer and actor. Lyrics in his songs are full of love, care and emotion. They really touch the heart. He sings with his heart and this reflects in his voice. No wonder, since then, he has gone on to record over 34 albums and has written over 305 songs.
As an actor, he has performed in Punjabi, Hindi and Tamil movies, but he is known for his role in ‘Waris Shah- Ishq da Waaris’, a depiction of the punjabi poet Waris Shah during creation of the epic poem Heer Ranjha.
In 2013 he announced the launch of his YouTube channel to stay connected with his fans via video blogs and old as well as new music videos. In 2015 he performed on the song “Ki Banu Dunia Da” with Diljit Dosanjh in MTV Coke studio India. He is the only punjabi singer who is a national award winner for best male playback singer at the 54th National Film Awards. He is a multi talented singer who can sing in multiple languages.
He brings a traditional flavor to punjabi music and has fans all over the globe. He is truly a living legend of Punjabi Music and a really good human being. His performances start and end with him praising and looking for divine inspiration. May he keep on giving such beautiful songs that bring out and shape the Punjabi culture, values and society.
ਇਸ ਵੀਡਿਓ ਨੂੰ ਉਹਨਾਂ ਨੇ ਇੱਕ ਕੈਪਸ਼ਨ ਵੀ ਦਿੱਤਾ ਹੈ ਜਿਸ ਵਿੱਚ ਉਹਨਾਂ ਨੇ ਲਿਖਿਆ ਹੈ “Every chapter has an ending, and every ending has a new beginnings.”?Before 2O18 ends, i just want to say that i’m so proud of everyone.ya’ll struggled and went through a lot this year.but u guys r strong.say goodbye to 2O18 with a smile for it made u stronger, & welcome 2O19 with courage & hope n do ur best to own it. may 2O19 be everyone’s year!insha’Allah???”