Fighting Fake News With Aadhaar-Social Media Linkage
  • WebDesk BTVI
  • Aug 20 2019

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea of Facebook to transfer cases related linking social media profiles with Aadhaar. On Monday, Tamil Nadu government had told the apex court that social media profiles must be linked with Aadhaar to check fake, defamatory and pornographic material. The court bench said a balance has to be struck between protection of online privacy and the need to identify cyber criminal. BTVI’s Siddharth Zarabi delves deep into the issue.