Showing map as PoK in Pakistan will attract 1Cr fine and 7 yrs Jail, Govt mulls new Law

PTI New Delhi: Showing Jammu and Kashmir as a part Pakistan or Arunachal Pradesh as a part of China could earn you a seven-year jail term or a Rs100 crore fine. According to the draft ‘Geospatial Information Regulation Bill 2016’, it will be mandatory to take permission from a government authority before acquiring, disseminating, publishing or distributing any geospatial information on India. “No person shall depict, disseminate, publish or distribute any wrong or false topographic information of India including international boundaries through internet platforms or online services or in anyRead More