Continued use of Section 66A: SC directs copies of Shreya Singhal judgment to be made available to DGPs, District CourtsFebruary 17 2019
The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Central government that copies of the judgment in Shreya Singhal v. Union of India [(2015) 5 SCC 1] striking down Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000 be made available to the Chief Secretaries of all the State Governments and the Union Territories.
The Chief Secretaries will, in turn, sensitise the police departments by sending copies of this judgment to the Director . . .
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