The penal provision in the earlier IT rules with regard to imprisonment was limited, in the sense that if social media firms failed to remove/block/monitor/intercept content if directed by the government under Section 69A of
Official sources said that the government may not be vindictive and the social media firms can always engage with it, but the laws empower individual users and users' group also to lodge complaints and file cases and in such
The government has raised another around Rs 22,000 crore on the telecom operators by way of one time spectrum charge (OTSC) for spectrum held beyond 4.4 Mhz. This is currently being contested in various courts and no operator
On July 4 on an appeal of Vodafone Idea, which merged in August 2018., the TDSAT had ruled in this matter that the DoT can only charge for administratively allocated spectrum to these firms beyond 6.2 Mhz and not 4.4 Mhz.