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CBSE - X - Social Studies

what is censorship on and when it started in was it practised in india.

Asked by dakmayank17 9th September 2015, 6:39 PM
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Dear Mayank,

When restrictions are imposed on press and news is censored by the Government and its agencies, it is known as censorship on press. The censorship on the press was first imposed by Lord Lytton who passed the Vernacular Press Act in 1878.

Answered by Expert 9th September 2015, 6:55 PM

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