Technology Govt to tighten social media rules, will make companies liable for content shared Updated : October 22, 2019 06:29 AM IST The government has also stated on affidavit that they will look to finalise and notify the Draft Information Technology Intermediaries Guidelines (Amendment) Rules by January 15, 2020. At the last hearing, On Sep 24, SC had directed MEITY to clarify the current stage in the process of notifying the new rules. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.