Mumbai: Maharashtra’s Minister of State for Information Technology Satej Patil has opposed the Central Government’s regulation for social media platforms and OTT corporations, calling it a ‘dictatorship’ and a risk to democracy. He stated that these guidelines should be strongly opposed as it’s a violation of the privateness of the individuals and the freedom of expression supplied by the structure.
‘Attack on freedom of the press’
Maharashtra’s IT minister Satej Patil stated, “There should be strong opposition to this move of the Center.” This sort of dictatorial regulation (New Social Media Code) People of this democratic nation won’t be accepted. Patil stated that some bureaucrats are deciding what must be revealed on any media platform and what’s not. This is instantly an assault on freedom of press in India. He stated, ‘Such an order won’t stand in entrance of the legislation’.
‘Toolkit’ on social media in help of Farmers ProtestToolkit) On the arrest of accused Disha Ravi in the sharing case, Minister of State for Information Technology Satej Patil stated that all the improvement is an try to suppress freedom of expression. A Delhi court docket has just lately granted bail to Disha Ravi.