WeChat surveillance is not a new topic. This issue was raised by many techie individuals, News and blogs across various countries. Rebecca MacKinnon, a Chinese Internet expert and senior research fellow at the New America Foundation said “Whatever Tencent can see, the Chinese government can see,” According to TechInAsia, WeChat has 762 million monthly active users. Out of which, 680 million users are based in China(including Tibet). In 2015, WeChat (or Weixin in Chinese), became the largest instant messaging platform in the world, used by 48% of all Internet users. WeChat is a instant messaging service developed by Tencent, China..