Agreeing to the terms and conditions will mean that the user’s private data, including their phone number, will be accessible to Facebook, which is the owner of WhatsApp.
All users must agree to the new terms of the WhatsApp app by 8 February 2021. Otherwise, there will be no access to the Mobile app.
The update comes in the form of an in WhatsApp app notification. Which users can choose to ignore until the date arrives.
One user warned about the new policy.