Modi government converting India into 'nanny state': Congress on IT rules amendments
Updated : December 24, 2018 11:33 PM IST
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said the government should place in public domain its draft amendments proposal that mandates online platforms to provide user information to the government within 72 hours.
He said if these amendments were cleared, there would be a tremendous expansion in the power of the "big brother" government on ordinary citizens, "reminiscent of eerie dictatorships".
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