Digital Security Act not to harass journalists: Inu


PV Desk : Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Thursday said the government is going to formulate the Digital Security Act to ensure common people’s digital security, not to harass journalists.

“We’re going to enact the Digital Security Act to ensure the security of your digital information as well as the country’s security. It’s also meant for protecting country’s democracy and society as well,” he said.

The minister came up with the remarks while speaking as the chief guest at the inaugural session of the annual conference of the district correspondents of United News of Bangladesh (UNB) at its Cosmos Centre conference room in the city.

Urging journalists to take the proposed digital security law positively, he assured them that it will bring no harm to them as it is going to be passed for the protection of the country’s people.