9,848 social media accounts/URLs blocked in 2020: Response in Parliament

In response to a question in the Lok Sabha today, it was stated that the social media accounts and URLs were blocked on the request of the nodal officers of various ministries and states.
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In 2020, the Central government directed the blocking of 9,849 social media accounts/URLs under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act, Minister of State (Electronics and Information Technology) Rajeev Chandrasekhar revealed in Parliament today.

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