[Wokeflix ban] Social media platforms should respect fundamental rights, taking down account should be last resort: MEITY to Delhi High Court

Social media platforms should not resort to an outright ban of an account if only some portion of the content is unlawful, the Central government told the High Court.
Delhi High Court, Twitter
Delhi High Court, Twitter

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) has told the Delhi High Court that action taken by social media platforms against accounts should be proportionate to the offending content and taking down the account itself should be only the last resort [Wokeflix through Megha Chaubey v. Union of India and Ors].

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