Calcutta High Court to convene for special hearing tomorrow to hear challenge to internet shutdown in Hooghly following communal violence

"An internet shutdown during a pandemic is a violation of Fundamental rights guaranteed under Articles 14, 19, and 21 of the Constitution", states the plea moved by the Software Freedom Law Center India (
Calcutta High Court
Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court is scheduled to convene a special hearing on Saturday, May 16 to hear a challenge to the orders of the authorities to snap internet services on May 12 in Hooghly following communal violence in the area. ( vs West Bengal)

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