What will take place on May 15th?
The new policy will take effect on May 15, 2021, for all users who have already agreed to it. Users who have not yet approved WhatsApp’s new policy will be shown a reminder to do so. The reminders people get will gradually become persistent after a few weeks. The reminders people get will gradually become persistent after a few weeks. Those who refuse to follow the new policy may have their app’s functionality restricted after a certain period of time. Users will no longer be able to do anything but answer incoming calls and respond to messages. You won’t be able to accept incoming calls or updates after a few weeks of minimal functionality, and WhatsApp will stop sending messages and calls to your phone. Users will lose access to these restricted functionalities after a few weeks, and WhatsApp reports that inactive accounts are deleted after 120 days.
Will you be able to object to the new proposal after you’ve already agreed to it?