UN Special Rapporteur writes to Twitter CEO about blocking of Kashmir related content and twitter handles

Srinagar: The United Nations Special Rapporteur David Kaye has written a letter to Twitter CEO about blocking of Twitter handles of Kashmiris and blocking twitter users for sharing or posting Kashmir related content.

Kaye has asked twitter to provide complete details of request made by Indian government authorities about the withholding of Kashmir content and blockage of Kashmir twitter handles.


Twitter handles of dozens of individuals in Kashmir and some journalists have been blocked over the past two years in Kashmir for posting Kashmir related content including of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir. Besides, the twitter has also been censoring the tweets of Kashmiris.

-KR Web Desk


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