WhatsApp’s India head and Meta’s country lead for public policy to quit!

WhatsApp India head Abhijit Bose and Meta India’s public policy director Rajiv Aggarwal have stepped down from the company. This happens two weeks after Meta India lead Ajit Mohan’s resignation. Shivnath Thukral, the director of public policy at WhatsApp will now be appointed as head for the public policy initiatives of the company accross all three platforms that are WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram.

The head of Whatsapp, Will Cathcart said,” I want to thank Abhijit Bose for his tremendous contributions as our first head of WhatsApp in India. His entrepreneurial drive helped our team deliver new services that have benefited millions of people and businesses. There is so much more WhatsApp can do for India and we’re excited to continue helping advance India’s digital transformation.”