Calm Down! Netflix Is Not Censoring Content In India

Netflix has denied the report that it has agreed to filter its content in India. The report in The Print stated that Netflix India has agreed to self-regulate content on its streaming platform after a meeting with the Information and Broadcasting Ministry that was held on 25 October.

Speaking to HuffPost, Netflix spokesperson denied the company’s presence in any such meeting.

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“The information quoted is inaccurate and entirely false. Netflix was never in this meeting,” the statement said.

Citing sources from the Ministry, The Print report said, “Yes, there was a discussion of self-regulation and Netflix and Hotstar agreed that they should regulate their content.”

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