New internet rules have come into effect after the central government's crackdown on online rumour-mongers. Photo: Reuters New internet rules have come into effect after the central government's crackdown on online rumour-mongers. Photo: Reuters
New internet rules have come into effect after the central government's crackdown on online rumour-mongers. Photo: Reuters

Rules to combat online rumours ‘unconstitutional’, say experts

Legal interpretation criticised as risking right to free speech and handing police too much power

New internet rules have come into effect after the central government's crackdown on online rumour-mongers. Photo: Reuters New internet rules have come into effect after the central government's crackdown on online rumour-mongers. Photo: Reuters
New internet rules have come into effect after the central government's crackdown on online rumour-mongers. Photo: Reuters
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