Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna issued notice in a petition calling for regulation of content on online streaming platforms such as Netflix, AmazonPrime and Hotstar .
The content featured on ‘Over the top ‘(OTT) media platforms was displaying illegal ,unregulated and uncertified content .They are also not governed by any guidelines. The Supreme court has alleged that these platforms were showing uncertified and vulgar content. It violates the Indian penal code and the information technology act, 2000.
NGO Justice for rights foundation has also filed the plea and has claimed that due to lack of regulation for the web exclusive content, the platforms were telecasting morally unethical content .
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~Written by srinilaya krishnan, Student Of class IX in JB Vachha high school.