The double tick on a WhasApp message can be proof of receipt said a court in Delhi. The court was hearing a plea in which a man had served notice to his daughter-in-law, her parents and friend through WhatsApp. Once he saw the double tick, he took a screenshot and print out of the same and submitted to the court as proof of notice being served.
WhatsApp is good, but fundamental rights of a citizen more important, the Supreme Court observed. A five judge constitution bench headed by Justice Dipak Mishra was hearing petitions which had raised concerns over the privacy issues surrounding the popular messaging service WhatsApp.