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Delhi HC to Twitter, comply with Indian rules or you will be in trouble

Delhi High Court on Tuesday pulled up the micro-blogging site for failing to appoint resident grievance officer (RGO). In a major setback for Twitter in India, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday pulled up the micro-blogging site for failing to appoint resident grievance officer (RGO), saying, “How long will your process take place? This cannot be allowed”, even as the court free pass to the central government to act against the social media firm. A bench of Justice Rekha Palli told Twitter’s counsel, “Come up with a clear response, otherwise you will be in trouble”, and sought information on Twitter’s compliance with other provisions of the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 (IT Rules, 2021) by the next date of hearing. The high court told central government counsel: “We are not stopping you from taking action, court has not…