Govt lays down guidelines for social media channels and OTT platforms under new IT Rules

Govt lays down guidelines for social media channels and OTT platforms under new IT Rules

Zee News

New Delhi: The government of India will bring the online news media publishers under the same gambit as the traditional media publishers, such as newspapers and news channels.

In a press conference, chaired by Ravi Shankar Prasad, Law & Justice, Communications, Electronics & Information Technology Minister of India, and Prakash Javadekar, Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change; Information & Broadcasting; & Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises on Thursday the government announced the new Digital Media Ethics Code.

The document mentions section 87 of the Information Technology Act, 2000 that offers the government powers to make such rules.

Disclaimer: This is an automatically aggregated article/story by a computer program and has not been created or edited by Newsdig.in.

World COVID19 Meter

141279733

Cases

120129741

Recovered

3017453

Deaths
Last updated: GMT
Advt
Advt
Advt
sitemap Disclaimer
Newsdig.in 2019