After the ban on the high denomination notes and people tired of standing in long queues to exchange or withdraw money, came up this app in the Google Play Store, to ease the situation.
Modi Keynote App had hit the App Store last weekend, and had flooded the social media with pictures and videos of Modi's speech on black money on the new currency notes. Soon after the app was launched, there was a hoax that it allow users to identify the fake notes.
However, if someone would have read the description below the app, the developers had clearly mentioned that the app is for "JUST FOR FUN" and doesn't allow users to identify between a fake and an original note.
Modi Keynote App Doesn't Let You Identify Fake Notes
There has been a lot of hoaxes created by the Modi Keynote app, be it on social media or youtube, the developers claim that they have removed the app from the Play Store keeping in mind the "public interest" and save them from the fake news that has flooded the internet.
Fake Modi Keynote Apps
However, despite the original developers of the app removed the Modi Keynote app from the Play Store, there are several app developers who are building fake apps, and to out surprise tops the "Top Chart" apps and is also among the top trending and downloaded app available on Google Play now.
Here's What the Developers Say
In an email conversation with NDTV Gadgets, the Barra Skull Studios, the developers of Modi Keynote app has perhaps mentioned that they has taken the initiative to remove the app to stop the misinformation that has been spreading among the mass, along with which the developers appealed to those spreading misinformation using such apps, to not continue the same, and read the description carefully.
From the Modi Keynote Developers
However, the aim of the app developers have not been achieved and people had taken it in a very different way. The app has been taken off the App Store considering "the interest of the public" and not because of some violations, hence was released on Google Play once again on November 22 just to prove their point.
Don't Download Modi Keynote App
The Barra Skull Studios team appeals to people spreading misinformation about apps like Modi Keynote, to not to misguide millions of users with their own views and read the description available from day 1 right below the app in the Play Store.