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India tells social media firms to take down ‘Indian variant’ posts

India tells social media firms to take down ‘Indian variant’ posts

  • The B.1.617 variant was first detected in India last year and has been blamed for much of a devastating Covid-19 wave that has battered South Asian nations in recent weeks
  • The ministry told social media companies to “remove all the content” that refers to the “Indian variant”
By AFP ·