Twitter has appointed a resident grievance officer in India days after the American social media agency stated to have misplaced the legal responsibility safety on user-generated content material within the South Asian nation over non-compliance with native IT guidelines.
On Sunday, Twitter identified Vinay Prakash as its new resident grievance officer and shared a strategy to contact him as required by India’s new IT guidelines, which was unveiled in February this yr and went into impact in late Might. Twitter has additionally revealed a compliance report, one other requirement listed within the new guidelines.
Earlier this week, the Indian authorities had advised an area courtroom that Twitter had misplaced the legal responsibility safety on person generated content material within the nation because it had didn’t appoint compliance, grievance, and a so-called nodal contact officers to deal with on-ground issues.
Different web giants together with Fb, Google, and Telegram have already