The Government of India will now have a strong hold on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney + Hotstar. Yes, from now on online content providers and online news portals will be under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. This information has been made public by issuing a notification by the Cabinet Secretariat. Till now there was no government body that controlled digital media platform content.

Let us tell you that other content is controlled by bodies like Press Council of India, News Broadcasters Association, Advertising Standards Council of India and Central Board of Film Certification.

Now the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, on 9 November made a new amendment in the Government of India (Allocation of Business) Rules, 1961. law has signed.

After this amendment, now online film and audio-visual programs, online news and other content will come under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

It is worth noting that two weeks ago, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar had indicated that the government could control the online platform. Made by Indian Express Conversation In this he indicated it.

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