India blocking because of content found on site?

According to Times of India (via), Indian ISPs are asked to shut access to over 30 sites, including, a popular videoblogging service that I have also used since it’s early days.

@pranash_prakesh also published this picture:


Business Insider has more information, stating that

It’s believed that the Indian government ordered the websites to be blocked after threats against the country purported to be posted by ISIS were found on them.

This is absurd. Should 1 billion people lose access to a site because someone has published questionable content on that site?

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