WhatsApp also said that they had never planned to delete any of their users’ accounts and in the future too they will not do so. They mentioned that for now, the postponement is up to mid-May that is May 15. To make sure, users can head to the tweet linked below.
We will make sure users have plenty of time to review and understand the terms. Rest assured we never planned to delete any accounts based on this and will not do so in the future.
— WhatsApp (@WhatsApp) January 15, 2021