Technology WhatsApp hits 2 billion users globally Updated : February 13, 2020 08:25 AM IST In July last year, WhatsApp had said it has over 400 million users in India. In its blog post on Wednesday, WhatsApp emphasised that every private message sent using its platform is secured with end-to-end encryption by default. 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.