Delhi Meeting’s Peace and Concord Committee will ship summons to Fb officers together with its India govt Ankhi Das following complaints of not appearing towards hateful content material.
“Summons set to be despatched for the looks of the involved officers of Fb together with Ankhi Das. The Committee will convene its assembly this week to provoke the proceedings,” the committee mentioned in response to ANI.
“The committee has obtained a number of complaints addressed to its chairman Raghav Chadha towards the officers of Fb for his or her alleged deliberate and intentional inaction to include hateful content material in India,” it mentioned.
In the meantime, Fb’s Director, Public Coverage, India, South and Central Asia, Ankhi Das has filed a criticism with Delhi Police, alleging that she has been receiving “violent threats to her life”, officers mentioned on Monday.
In her criticism on Sunday, Das alleged that a number of folks have been issuing “threats, making sexually colored remarks and defaming her” by means of on-line posts.
Over the weekend, Fb has come below assault from the BJP and the Congress. Whereas BJP accused the social media platform of censoring nationalist voices, opposition Congress cited a Wall Road Journal report that alleged that Fb’s content material insurance policies favour the BJP.