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Govt modifies Section 66A of IT Act to prevent misuse

Thursday, 29 November 2012 - 12:38pm IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: PTI
Mumbai NGO Help Mumbai Foundation had on Wednesday written to minister for information and technology Milind Deora, demanding an expert panel to pave the way for a clearer definition in the Section.

Iin the wake of its alleged misuse in recent few cases, the government on Thursday modified rules under controversial Section 66A of IT Act.

Further details awaited....

IT may be recalled that Mumbai NGO Help Mumbai Foundation had on Wednesday written to central minister for information and technology Milind Deora, asking him to form an expert committee to discuss the IT Act.

Ever since the two girls from Palghar were arrested citing section 66A of the Act, many people have been asking for a clear definition of it.


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