Online platforms Whatsapp & Signal don't cooperate law agencies citing encryption: Govt

R Sinduja

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The government officials told to Rajya Sabha panel that online platforms like Whatsapp, Signal do not cooperate law enforcement agencies referring end-to-end encryption. The platforms even raised privacy concerns & didn't honour lawful requisitions. The panel includes 14 members from 10 political parties, has held several meetings over the alarming issue of pornography on social media & its effects on children and society.