New Delhi: Twitter has to adjust to the brand new Data Know-how Guidelines for digital media in the event that they haven’t been stayed, the Delhi Excessive Courtroom stated on Monday.
Justice Rekha Palli issued discover to the Centre and social media platform Twitter searching for their stand on a plea by a lawyer, Amit Acharya, claiming non-compliance of the principles by it.
Whereas Twitter claimed earlier than the courtroom that it has complied with the principles and appointed a resident grievance officer, the central authorities disputed the declare.
“They must comply with it (guidelines), if it has not been stayed,” the courtroom stated.
In his plea, filed via advocate Akash Vajpai and Manish Kumar, Acharya stated that he got here to know concerning the alleged non-compliance when he tried to lodge a grievance in opposition to a few tweets.