PIL in SC seeks guidelines regarding online virtual classes

New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed before the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Union of India (UOI) to issue comprehensive guidelines with respect to online virtual classes through video conferencing among children as there could be a threat to them exposed to obnoxious materials available on the internet.
The petition was filed by Dr Nand Kishore Garg, through his lawyer, Shashank Deo Sudhi.
The petitioner claimed that the small children are exposed to obnoxious materials available on the internet and countless open websites which have a serious bearing on all-rounded growth and development of the children.
Sudhi sought a direction that the respondents be ordered immediately to discontinue the online classes until the formulation of comprehensive guidelines for hosting of online classes in a completely encrypted and safeguarded manner.
He also further sought that the guidelines should have a proper

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