Submission to MeitY’s draft of “The Information Technology [Intermediary Guidelines (Amendment) Rules] 2018″

On 24 December 2018, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India, released a draft of proposed amendments to rules pertaining to safe harbour and intermediary liability under the country’s Information Technology Act. The MeitY invited public comments and suggestions on the draft: http://meity.gov.in/content/comments-suggestions-invited-draft-%E2%80%9C-information-technology-intermediary-guidelines

The submission made by The Bachchao Project in response to the call for comments/ suggestions may be accessed here:

Comments on MeitY Intermediary Liability Draft Guidelines_The Bachchao Project_January 2019

Rohini Lakshané is Director (Emerging Research) at The Bachchao Project. She is a technologist by training, a long-time Wikimedian, and a public policy researcher. Rohini lives in Mysuru, India and tweets @aldebaran14.

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