Internet services suspended in parts of Delhi till January 31

    Internet services have been suspended in Singhu, Ghazipur, Tikri and adjoining areas in Delhi from 11 pm on January 29, 2021 to 11 pm on January 31 on account of farmers protests.

    Deputy Secretary, MHA passed the said order in exercise of the powers under the Temporary Suspension of Telecom Services (Public Emergency or Public Safety) Rules, 2017.

    As per the order, it was necessary to order the temporary suspension of internet services in the said areas in the interest of maintaining public safety and averting public emergency.