Cops summon Twitter India’s head over violent video dispute

June 18, 2021 Off By OUHBsujLSQ

Indian cops have sent a notice to Twitter India’s managing director, Manish Maheshwari, to appear before them. Just east of the capital, police based in the relatively small city of Ghaziabad, have asked him to show up, and record a statement regarding an ongoing case of a viral video. Earlier this week, the city’s police force filed a case against Twitter, journalists Mohammed Zubair and Rana Ayyub, and online media entity The Wire, for allegedly provoking communal tension through tweets. Said tweets contained a video of an elderly Muslim man being assaulted in Ghaziabad. The notice sent in Hindi says: “Some people are using Twitter…

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