IT ministry may issue second notice to WhatsApp
WhatsApp has not been able to resolve its issues with the IT ministry. The IT ministry recently issued a notice to WhatsApp asking it to take measures to curb fake news on its platform. As it is not satisfied with its efforts regards to it, the government plans to send out another notice.
According to recent reports, the government has set up an internal group of officers to examine the possibility of sending a second notice to WhatsApp. The IT ministry has directed the group to identify specific technical measures that WhatsApp can be asked to implement to curb fake news. The group will also consult experts for this.