Twitter has blocked at the very least 250 accounts, together with of the Kisan Ekta Morcha, after the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology ordered the social media platform to dam these spreading misinformation and utilizing the offensive hashtag.
Earlier on Saturday, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology below Section 69A of the Information Technology Act requested Twitter to dam the accounts utilizing #ModiPlanningFarmerGenocide hashtag and making pretend, intimidatory and provocative tweets. Complying with the order, Twitter blocked the listed accounts and tweets.
This was executed on the instructions of the Home Ministry and Law enforcement officers to make sure the legislation and order state of affairs is so as and no untoward incident takes place.
Earlier on January 26, hundreds of protesting farmers had indulged in violence and clashed with the Delhi Police personnel throughout the Tractor Rally. Hundreds of farmers deviated from the route determined by the Delhi Police for the rally and entered the majestic Red Fort.
The farmers have to date held 11 rounds of talks with the ruling dispensation and demanding Prime Minister Modi-led regime to repeal the legal guidelines handed by the Parliament in September final 12 months. One of the most important calls for of the farmers is that the Minimum Support Price (MSP) be made a authorized provision to guarantee a greater worth to them.