Such clips may be shared on WhatsApp, heavy, will be 7 years jail, know details
The Government of India has proposed a new law to prevent child pornography from WhatsApp. Child pornography is being shared rapidly in the WhatsApp group, and this problem is serious. According to the report, the government is planning to amend the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act.
It also provides that if a child pornography clip is sent to an instant messaging app, it can be sentenced to 7 years in jail and there will be no bail for it. Besides, he has to pay a penalty.
Under the proposed law, all the users will have to make sure that if they have a child pornography clip they will have to report to the Authority. If the user does not do this then he will also have to pay a heavy penalty.
At present, this amendment is in the approval of the Ministry of Law and the Ministry of Women and Child Development. According to the report, both the ministers will be cleared in the Cabinet after the approval of the ministry within a week. There are the largest number of WhatsApp users in India and currently the Fake News is spreading rapidly. This is going to stop the exercise.
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