SFLC.in's Comments on the draft amendments on the Information Technology Rules, 2021

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (hereinafter MEITY”) and the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (hereinafter MIB”) on 25.02.2021, notified the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021. MEITY has henceforth proposed an amendment on these rules on 6th June 2022. We welcome this move by MEITY to invite comments in accordance with the Pre Legislative Consultation Policy. We also appreciate the goal of the ministry to create an open, safe, trusted and accountable internet for all Internet users.

You can find our comments to MEITY below.