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Smriti irani not having decision power?? They don’t have proper plan to monitor, regulate online news

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(G.N.S) Dt. 19
New Delhi
At a media event Union minister for Information and broadcasting has revealed a fact the possibility of framework arguing that current rules and regulations on online contents are ‘Not clear’ in regards to news and broadcast content material.
Modi govt is working on a ‘code of conduct’ in an attempt to regulate online contents particularly news and opinion and perhapsdrafts legislation too that it will be’incumbent upon media agencies’ to follow that.
Saying that the present regulations governing digital media are’not clear’ with regards to news and broadcast content material, Union minister for Information and broadcasting Mrs. Smriti Zubin Irani said that, the ministry is working on legislation and’is already in talks with the concerned stakeholders’ on the issue.
While the countors of what the government is proposing are not known, the proposal to regulate online news is likely to open a new front in modi govt’s ‘controversial’ relationship with media.
Speaking at an media occassion in New Delhi, Smriti Irani did not gave proper details regarding the planned code of conduct, therefore she did complaint about the capacity of fake news to defame and demean and the tendency of ‘ceratain journalists and media personalities’ to cross the ‘very fine line’ between the news and views.
Minister smriti Irani did acknoeledge that regulating digital and social media required a proper ‘balance and a very delicate one’
Smriti Irani also said about the problem of fake news, even though this is not an exclusively ‘online’ problem as some of the biggest purveyors of fake news can be found within the ranks of television oand print media.

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