Free online live-streaming of sports events of national importance: Madras HC issues notice

Meera Emmanuel July 11 2019

The Madras High Court has issued notice in a PIL challenging provisions under the Sports Broadcasting Act that prevent the free live broadcast of sporting events of national importance on platforms other than the state-owned Prasar Bharati's terrestrial networks and DTH networks.

The Bench of Justices S Manikumar and Subramonium Prasad has issued notice in the matter returnable by four weeks.

The petitioner has also challenged restrictions preventing Prasar Bharati from . . .

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