New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has also shared his experience amid reports of Ravi Shankar Prasad’s account being locked on Twitter for about an hour. Giving information about his account, Shashi Tharoor said that such incidents have happened to me too. He said that when I was the IT minister. Describing the video of a song as objectionable, Twitter took action on my account.
Shashi Tharoor said, “Ravi Shankar ji, when I was the ID minister, the same incident happened with me as well. Twitter took action by terming a video of the song as objectionable.
Ravi Shankar Prasad claims
Let us inform that Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has claimed that Twitter kept his account locked for about an hour. In this regard, Twitter said that Ravi Shankar Prasad has violated the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of America. However, the account was later unlocked by Twitter.
Regarding the incident of account locking, Ravi Shankar Prasad said, “The fretfulness of the comments I have made regarding the arbitrariness, intolerance of Twitter can be clearly seen.”
‘Have to obey the law’
The Union Minister said that whatever the platform can do, these companies will have to follow the new law regarding IT. There will be no compromise on the law. He said that Twitter’s action shows that it only has to run its agenda.
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