Google has given a big jolt to the UC Browser app, owned by Alibaba Group. Google has removed UCBrowser app from Playstore. The app called UC Browser Mini is still on Google PlayStore. Recently, the Government of India noticed in the scanning that UCBrowser is transferring the data of the App user to the remote server located in China. It was also said that the server used that data after the data was deleted from the phone.
UC Browser recently announced that its app has downloaded 50 million users. According to Internet Trends Report 2017 by Cleaner Perkins, UCBrowser is ranked sixth in the list of most downloaded apps in India. At the same time, according to the Android Authority report, UCBrowser has 10 million active monthly users in India.