After the new guidelines came into effect, American social media companies and video platforms encountered additional difficulties in India.
A new law necessary The social media platform appoints a compliance officer from India. These officials must deal with user or government complaints, monitor and delete offensive content.
The rules will also apply to various video platforms, such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney + Hotstar, etc.
If the guidelines are not followed, the government will threaten to take strict measures.
Thanks to the guidelines, WhatsApp already has the Indian government in New Delhi Prosecute. The guidelines require WhatsApp to assist the government in cracking down on fake news on the platform. However, WhatsApp pointed out that it cannot only expose a single user, and bypassing end-to-end encryption would violate the privacy of users.