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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey must appear before us within 15 days: Parliament panel issues warning

India Today logo India Today 11-02-2019 India Today Web Desk
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After Twitter officials sighted short notice as the reason behind their not being able to take part in the Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology meeting, the latter on Monday issued a warning, demanding CEO Jack Dorsey to appear before it within next 15 days.

The parliamentary committee also passed a resolution unanimously that they will not meet any Twitter officials until senior members or CEO Jack Dorsey depose before it.

The parliamentary committee has given 15 days deadline to Twitter to appear before it.

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Sources within the parliamentary committee have told India Today TV that other social media platforms will also be summoned by the parliamentary committee on a later date.

Earlier, Twitter had refused to appear before the Parliamentary Committee citing "short notice" of the hearing. The Committee had called Twitter via a letter on February 1.

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With 2019 Lok Sabha polls round the corner, concerns have been raised by various sectors about citizens' data privacy and role of social media in the elections. The committee had raised the said issues in the letter to Twitter.

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