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SC asks govt if it will soon frame law to regulate social media


The apex court posted the Facebook's transfer plea on the mandatory linking of social media profiles with Aadhaar number or any other government-authorised identity proof for hearing on September 24.

Both Facebook and WhatsApp have now filed appeals against various Madras High Court orders that widened the scope of the PIL. (Reuters)

Observing that the issue of linking of social media profiles with Aadhaar needs to be decided at the earliest, the Supreme Court on Friday asked the government to clarify if it is framing any law soon to regulate social media.

A Bench led by Justice Deepak Gupta ...


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