Times of India: Over 900 posts taken down from social media platforms during LS polls

Times of India: Over 900 posts taken down from social media platforms during LS polls . “Facebook alone took down 650 posts, followed by Twitter (220), ShareChat (31), YouTube (five) and WhatsApp (three), Director General (Communications) in the EC Dhirendra Ojha said on Sunday, after the seventh and final phase of polling was concluded.”

Quartz: Indian politicians are now flocking to an unlikely “no English” social network

Quartz: Indian politicians are now flocking to an unlikely “no English” social network. “India’s online political battles are increasingly being fought in its many native languages—not English. As the country prepares for the 2019 general election, a number of key politicians and political parties are getting on ShareChat, a fast-growing, indigenous social network that caters to new internet users in small-town India.”