Facebook owned encrypted messaging service WhatsApp along with social media platform Instagram and Facebook Messenger are down worldwide for users who are unable to access these online services.
WhatsApp is down and unable to send or receive any messages while Instagram is also down and showing 5xx Server Error on the site while trying to access the service. Meanwhile Facebook Messenger is also down and unable to connect. Instagram is now showing the following error on site:
Hundreds of people are reporting on Down Detector and reporting having issues with WhatsApp and Instagram as services seem to be experiencing problems for everyone across the globe.
UPDATE: Services have been restored.