In an important meeting on the issue of deepfakes, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday and several celebrities, it has been decided that the government and companies working in the Information Technology domain will bring out detailed guidelines on the detection, prevention, and spread of such videos within ten days.
Interacting with the media after the meeting with social media platforms, IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said deepfakes have emerged as a new threat to democracy and the government is also considering bringing in regulation.
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