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Twitter Inc failed to comply with new IT rules: Centre tells HC

Evening Standard | 05/07/2021 07:52 PM | Click to read full article

The Centre, in an affidavit filed in the high court, said any non-compliance amounts to breach of provisions of IT Rules, leading to Twitter losing its immunity conferred under the IT Act.

The affidavit has been filed in response to a plea by lawyer Amit Acharya, in which he claimed non-compliance of the Centre’s new IT Rules by the platform.