Deletion of objectionable content from platform "not possible", WhatsApp tells Supreme Court

Shruti Mahajan December 7 2018

WhatsApp Inc on Thursday told the Supreme Court that the removal of objectionable content relating to child pornography from the platform was “not possible” on account of end-to-end encryption.

While hearing the case concerning the protection of children vis-à-vis child pornography and taking down such content from digital media platforms, Senior Counsel Kapil Sibal, appearing for WhatsApp, made this submission.

The Bench of Justices Madan Lokur and UU Lalit noted that all . . .

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