Published on 8/02/2019 12:14 | Source: ANI

Center announces 3 years jail term for duplication of films to digital means

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New Delhi, Feb 06

While briefing the media after cabinet meeting in the national capital, Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, “Today, the cabinet has approved the proposal for Official Amendments to the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2018.” “The cabinet today, in order to tackle the film piracy and copyright infringement, has amended Cinematography Act, 1952 making penal provision for unauthorised cam-cording and duplication of films to digital means leading to three years jail term or Rs 10 Lakh fine”, he added.