Will WhatsApp Shut Down in India?

2024 • 15min • News • Business


Published On: April 26, 2024 - Social media platform WhatsApp opposes amendments to Information Technology Rules. Consequently, a legal battle is playing out in the Delhi High Court. As per the social media platform, I.T. Rules 2021 violate the privacy of citizens as well Article 17, 19, 21 of Indian Constitution. Under new rules, social media platforms are required to reveal the identity of the “first originator” of information when asked. Join News9’s Shweta Kothari; Krishnakumar; Nikhil Pahwa, Founder MediaNama; and Kanishk Gaur, CEO India Future Foundation, Former MD Protiviti, for interesting details.