Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram are down everywhere!


WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook services are down for the majority of users. Several users took to Twitter on Monday night( October 4) to report an outage on these platforms.

A lot of users were unable to send or receive messages. Some users also reported that they failed to even log in to WhatsApp Web.

Meanwhile, Instagram says “couldn’t refresh the feed” every time you open the app. Facebook too is having trouble loading pages.

As per Downdetector, the issue started at around 09:00PM in India and prevented WhatsApp users from sending or receiving messages. Many users are still unable to use the services of Facebook-owned apps.




The company has not issued any clarification on this global outage and what caused it.

  • Instagram users are no strangers to outages. Instagram has faced over 8 outages in the previous month itself. Instagram has faced over 65 outages this year.
  • WhatsApp has faced 7 outages in 2021, with 3 of them in just the month of March. This is the first time WhatsApp is facing an outage since June.
  • Facebook has faced roughly 5 outages. The last Facebook outage was reported on June 6, 2021.

Meanwhile, netizens rushed to the Twitter to share their feelings with hilarious memes.



As per Downdetector, all 3 apps started working normally at
5:00AM IST, October 5