Central government cannot issue general suspension/blocking orders: Twitter to Karnataka High Court

Counsel for Twitter argued that such orders could only be issued in a situation where the nature of the content was in line with the grounds laid down under Section 69A of the IT Act.
Karnataka HC and Twitter
Karnataka HC and Twitter

Twitter argued before the Karnataka High Court on Monday that the Central government was not empowered to issue general orders calling for the blocking of social media accounts.

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