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Supreme Court refuses to entertain plea on paid news

Updated : July 31, 2018 07:32 AM IST

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea seeking action against 'paid news' after which the petitioner withdrew it to approach an appropriate forum.
Paid news is a phenomenon by which political advertising is presented as news item.
"Don't you think enough is enough," a bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked BJP leader and advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, who had filed the petition.
Supreme Court refuses to entertain plea on paid news
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