As arrests under defunct Section 66A continue, Supreme Court ensures strict action

Murali Krishnan January 7 2019
wilful defaulter

In a plea highlighting the continued use of the scrapped Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, the Supreme Court today expressed shock and sought the response of the Central government.

A Bench of Justices Rohinton Nariman and Vineet Saran heard the petitioner, People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL), before Justice Nariman remarked,

"We will take strict action."

The Court then issued notice . . .

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