[BREAKING] Madras High Court directs creation of Press Council of Tamil Nadu in bid to clamp down on "fake journalists", paid news

"It has to be realized that media is now a multi-fanged genie that had got out of the bottle and spread its vicious tentacle. It is difficult to put it back into the bottle, as everyone has tasted blood", the Court said.
Madras High Court
Madras High Court

With a view to tackle fake journalists, paid news and ill-intentioned media personnel and associations, the Madras High Court recently directed the Tamil Nadu government to create a Press Council of Tamil Nadu which would act as a State-level media regulatory body. (S Sekaran v. The S.Sekaran and ors)

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