Published: August 8, 2018 1:27:25 am
The government expects social media platforms with large user base to “behave in a responsible manner” and take steps to ensure that consumers have confidence in them, Ajay Prakash Sawhney, Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, told reporters here on Tuesday.
Sawhney’s comments come at a time when several platforms including messaging app WhatsApp and its parent company Facebook are being flagged by the Centre.
“We are always in touch and anytime we have a concern we are flagging it, to them. We expect all platforms to behave in a responsible manner especially those…