Internet shutdown

Farmers' protests: Mobile internet curbs to stay in Haryana's Sonipat and Jhajjar districts

The mobile internet services were suspended in some districts of the state 'to prevent disturbance of peace and public order'.

published on : 5th February 2021

Mobile internet curbs lifted in Haryana's Panipat and Charkhi Dadri districts

The government's move to suspend mobile internet services in 17 districts earlier and later on keeping these suspended in a few places led to protests by farmers in the state.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Haryana government extends suspension of mobile internet in 14 districts till 5 pm on February 1

In the fresh order issued by the Home Department, the suspension has not been extended in Yamunanagar, Palwal and Rewari districts, where the mobile internet services were suspended earlier.

published on : 31st January 2021

India leads world in internet restrictions, shutdowns resulted in loss of USD 2.8 billion in 2020: Report

India’s losses, however, more than doubled compared to 2019 with 1,655 hours of blackouts and 7,272 hours of bandwidth throttling observed here last year. 

published on : 6th January 2021

Internet may not be restored in Kashmir anytime soon, hint security agencies

A security official said internet services were snapped to prevent people from using social media platforms to foment trouble and violence.

published on : 23rd December 2019