Delhi HC Issues Notice On Plea Challenging Centre's Decision To Allow Telecasting Of Sudarshan TV Show

11 Sept 2020

Delhi HC Issues Notice On Plea Challenging Centre's Decision To Allow Telecasting Of Sudarshan TV Show

Delhi High Court issued a notice on a petition challenging broadcasting the show called 'Bindass bol' which allegedly communalising UPSC recruitment of Muslims. Justice Navin Nalwa refused to stay the broadcast of the show. Petitioner stated Centre has refrained from exercising it's power mentioned under Section 19, 20 of the Cable TV Act. Assessment made by the Ministry has been abondoned on Respondent number 2 and 3 stating there is no violation of the Program code. It also violated The Cable Telivision Network Act,1995.