Google India purges 4L bad content in May – Times of India

New Delhi: As per information technology rules2021, tech giants google india Nearly four lakh perishables were removed in May through an automated detection process.
The company said it received 25,694 complaints from individual users located in India through the specified mechanism during the one-month reporting period.
“These complaints relate to third-party content that is believed to violate local laws or the personal rights of Google SSMI platform,” the company said in the report.
“Complaints received cover a variety of categories. Some requests may allege infringement of intellectual property rights, while others claim violations of local laws restricting types of content on grounds such as defamation.”
Of these, over 24,000 complaints involved copyright infringement, followed by trademark infringement (433) and other legal problems (257).
The tech giant removed 62,673 pieces of content that broke community guidelines in response to user complaints.
Google noted that when it receives complaints regarding content on its platforms, they evaluate them carefully.