Facebook is reported down today at 11:57 IST. The details are not clarified as it was unexpected shutdown. People accessing the website suddenly lost every type of access.
Along with the official website’s mobile version which can be read as ‘m.facebook.com’ the desktop version was also down. It appears that something has affected the backup servers too.
Messenger has been shifted to a new domain – messenger.com but that site also observed down by many users around the world. People claimed that the phone calls during the downtime got disconnected for a while.
Update: The shutdown didn’t last long and resolved within 2 minutes of initial reporting. Some sources claimed on social networking sites that it was a small bug which was immediately treated by rapid action team.
Update: Bug still exists on the messaging part, however timeline has been started loading for many people around the world, the main issue appears to be with the ‘Messages’ only.
Like comment and emotions features are working fine after 2 mins of downtime, however various important features like Pages, Groups and Messages are still inaccessible.
Update: Its solved now after 13 minutes of complete restriction to important features of facebook. Without the messages feature, many lives could hung up in the vein.
More details coming soon