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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS

DEPARTMENT OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS

 RAJYA SABHA

 UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 2153

TO BE ANSWERED ON 5TH JANUARY 2018

 

INTERNET SHUTDOWNS

 

2153. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

 

Will the Minister of COMMUNICATIONS be pleased to state:

 

(a) The details of internet shutdowns taken place in the country in the last three years under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC), year-wise; and

 

(b) The details of internet shutdowns taken place under recently released Temporary Suspension of Telecom Service (Public Emergency and Public Safety) Rules, 2017 in August 2017?

 

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE (IC) OF THE MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS & MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

(SHRI MANOJ SINHA)

 

(a) & (b) The information is being collected and will be laid on the Table of House.

 

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