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Is watching pronography in internet legal in India?

Asked by dharamraj, 14 Nov '08 12:26 am
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In India as per the information act 2000 it is not. If you are watching it is not. However publication of it is illegal. But this is India. Every law is made t be broken. How??? Here is Sec 67. Whoever publishes or transmits or causes to be published in the electronic form, any material which is lascivious or appeal to the prurient interest or if its effect is such as to tend to deprave and corrupt persons who are likely, having regard to all relevant circumstances, to read, see or hear the matter contained or embodied in it, shall be punished on first conviction with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to five years and with fine which may extend to one lakh rupees and in the event of a second or subsequent conviction with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to ten years and also with fine which may extend to two lakh rupees. Read it again. Another IAS officer would have reviewed it!!! In effect, it is legal and illegal, both ...more
Answered by FactSearch, 14 Nov '08 08:25 am

 
  
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Yes in Private and not in Public.In Public it is an offence.
Answered by indrajeet, 14 Nov '08 12:58 am

 
  
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Not legal
Answered by Archana, 14 Nov '08 12:40 am

 
  
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No, it's not legal.......
Answered by minati vishwakarma, 14 Nov '08 12:36 am

 
  
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No, it's not legal in any form. but, however virtual porn is not specifically illegal either.
Answered by Parthapratim Chakravorty, 14 Nov '08 12:28 am

 
  
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