Right to be forgotten poses a legal dilemma in India
The right to be forgotten judgment has raised a controversy, while some argue that it upholds an individual's privacy, others say it leaves a lot of room for interpretation.
Medianama.com has become perhaps the first Indian website to be asked by an individual to remove a link, failing which the user would approach Google Inc. to delete the link under the “right to be forgotten" provision granted by a European court. There’s one hitch: India doesn’t have any legal provision to entertain or process such request.
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