Mumbai Police order making Group Admins personally liable for misinformation on Social Media amid COVID-19 challenged in Bombay High Court
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Mumbai Police order making Group Admins personally liable for misinformation on Social Media amid COVID-19 challenged in Bombay High Court

The plea moved by BJP State President Mangal Prabhat Lodha terms the order as an "insidious form of censorship" that would have a chilling effect on the freedom of speech.

BJP President for Mumbai, Mangal Prabhat Lodha has moved the Bombay Court challenging the Constitutionality of the May 23 order passed by the Mumbai Police Commissioner, whereby admins of social media groups were made made personally liable for misinformation on such platforms amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Mangal Prabhat Lodha WP - Bombay High Court)

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