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Modi govt to keep hawk's eye vigil on social media for anti-India posts

Govt is also looking for ways to reach out to people in case of disaster or public service delivery

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The government is finalising a policy which is aimed at keeping a hawk's eye vigil on the social media to check if it is being "misused" to conspire against India and spread anti-national propaganda. A meeting was held on Thursday among representatives of central security agencies and the home ministry to discuss various issues related to it, officials sources said. At present, there is only a set of "do's and don'ts" for the social media which needs to be graduated to a full-fledged guidelines that should be adopted on such a ...

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First Published: Fri, June 23 2017. 08:40 IST
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