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Supreme court Struck down 66A IT act

Tollywood | Published:November 30, -0001, 12:00 AM HMT
The Supreme Court has struck down section 66 A of IT act declaring it as unconstitutional  and adding that the law is nothing but taking away the liberty and freedom of expression from a person.  The section 66 A has been misused by the police in various states to arrest innocent persons for posting critical comments about social and political issues and political leaders on the social networking sites like Face Book, Tweeter etc. It is known fact that the Maharashtra police had arrested two girls when they posted some comments on Shiva Sena leader Bal Thaceray’s death which led huge shutdown in Mumbai Similarly a boy was arresting for putting some pictures of Uttar Pradesh Minister on Face Book.

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