India will not be cowed in internet consultations: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Updated : February 20, 2019 10:45 PM IST
India, one of the world’s biggest internet markets, in late December proposed rules that will compel platforms such as Facebook, its WhatsApp messenger service and Twitter to remove within 24 hours unlawful content, such as anything that affects the “sovereignty and integrity of India".
The draft rules have prompted intense lobbying by technology companies, which say the proposals "impose burdensome obligations".
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