Message post on WhatsApp group, is it illegal?


Message post on WhatsApp group, is it illegal?
 
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If yes, what would be consequences? It fall under which category?
 
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The posting of messages in whatsapp group will not amount to defamation if it is not objected by  specifically by the concerned person.  further under the cyber law, it cannot be charged as an offence.  WRIT PETITION (CRIMINAL) NO.167 OF 2012 SHREYA SINGHAL   VERSUS UNION OF INDIA  honourable supreme court declared the )Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000 isstruck down in its entirety being violative of Article 19(1)(a) and not saved under Article 19(2). 

 
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Many thanks for this information
 
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Many thanks for this information
 
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