The WhatsApp is the world’s most popular messaging App, the number of WhatsApp Messenger users is more than 1.5 billion and it has got a lot of popularity in Pakistan too. However, if you are using a third-party version instead of the WhatsApp’s official, your account may be restricted / suspend to this platform, announced WhatsApp in a blog post.
According to the Facebook-based application, those accounts that use third-party versions such as WhatsApp Plus and GB WhatsApp can be blocked temporarily. According to the company, WhatsApp Messenger does not support the third-party apps because we cannot accept their security policies.
It is not clear that the WhatsApp when banned people who are using such third-party apps. But in Twitter and Reddit people started warning about this one last week. But if you will install Official WhatsApp then these accounts will not face future restrictions.
However, users have to switch to the official WhatsApp Messenger, which will need to backup your chat data in this third party app. You can get complete guidance by using this LINK. If you’re using an app other than WhatsApp Plus or GB WhatsApp, we recommend saving your chat history before downloading the official WhatsApp app.