‘Anti-India’ content: Centre blocks 22 YouTube channels

18 Indian, 4 Pak-based channels; 3 Twitter and 1 FB account also blocked

Besides the YouTube channels, three Twitter accounts, one Facebook account, and one news website violated the provisions of IT Rules, 2021, and have been blocked in India,

On December 21, the government said 20 YouTube channels were blocked under emergency provisions incorporated in the information technology rules last February.(AFP)

India has blocked 22 YouTube channels for spreading misinformation and threatening the country’s sovereignty, information and broadcasting minister Anurag Thakur said on Tuesday.