IT Act sec 69A: when social media content is blocked

GS Paper 2: Syllabus: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.   Context: Twitter initiated legal action against some of the government missives ordering it to take down certain content Section 69 (A) of the Information Technology Act: Section 69 (A) of the IT Act, 2000 allows the Centre to …