Business YouTube jumps onto short-video bandwagon, launches 'Shorts' in India Updated : September 15, 2020 04:09 PM IST Facebook's Instagram, too, has launched 'Reels' within its app to cash in on the spurt in usage of such platforms after the TikTok ban. On June 29, the Indian government banned 59 mobile apps with Chinese links, including TikTok. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.