ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles by Shikhar GoelSubscribe to Shikhar Goel

Internet Shutdowns: Strategy to Maintain Law and Order or Muzzle Dissent?

Internet shutdown refers to a deliberate suspension of internet services in a limited area, for a given amount of time, usually on the orders of the government. Through a close reading of various acts, government’s license contracts, rules, and judgments that have come out in the recent past, this paper aims to critically examine the legal regime around internet shutdown orders in India.
Back to Top