What: The Union Government on Friday notified amendments to Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules of 2021. The Rules have brought about significant changes to the Rules.
Changes: The introduced changes bring about an important provision regarding constituting a Grievance Appellate Committees.
Second provision: A party aggrieved by a decision of the Grievance Officer may prefer an appeal to the Committee within a period of thirty days from the date of receipt of communication from the Grievance Officer.
Third provision: All the orders passed by the Committee should be complied with by the intermediary concerned and a report to that effect shall be uploaded on its website.