Economy In WhatsApp’s fight against fake news with limited forwards, special focus on India Updated : July 20, 2018 05:00 PM IST Forwarding of messages will be limited to 20 groups worldwide, but in India, WhatsApp’s largest market with 200 million users, the limit will be just five. In the blogpsot, WhatsApp noted that its users in India "forward more messages, photos, and videos, than any other country in the world". 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.