Major Victories for Free Speech and Transparency in Indian Courts


I am Tanmay Singh, the Senior Litigation Counsel at the Internet Freedom Foundation. The last few months have been distressing and challenging for our democracy as India ranked 1st in global internet shutdowns for the third time in a row and our press freedom ranking is 150th out of 180 countries for 2021. We understand the anxiety of these times as mass surveillance increases in every sphere of your life – from vaccines to metros – and your fundamental rights are wrongly treated as if you don’t already have them, but must tiptoe around them, looking for crumbs.

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