Farmers shout slogans at a site of a protest near New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: Reuters Farmers shout slogans at a site of a protest near New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
Farmers shout slogans at a site of a protest near New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
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Twitter blocks accounts at India’s request amid farmer protests: sources

  • An IT ministry source said the government had directed Twitter to act against about 250 accounts and tweets which posed a ‘grave threat to public order’
  • A spokesman for the farmers said their accounts ‘had not done anything wrong’ apart from supporting the long-running protests

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Farmers shout slogans at a site of a protest near New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: Reuters Farmers shout slogans at a site of a protest near New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
Farmers shout slogans at a site of a protest near New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
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