Is Whatsapp end to end encryption just a hoax?

In today’s day and age where the government tries to nose in activities of individuals, people look for safer communication tools to communicate with each other. Whatsapp then emerged and boosted their USP that they provide end to end encryption and people were satified that their chats are safe in whatsapp.

But in recent times where we see alot of personal chats are being circling in news media about recent inetraction of deepika padukone and her manager. This makes people think that is whatsapp security of end to end encryption a hoax.

People have now started looking forward to other options as well like telegram or deep web to communicate which is still considered safe as compared to other platforms available out there. Deep web can be accessed via TOR browser which is made only for accessing the Deep Web.