Why was DSA amendment demanded by UN Human Rights Council?
Amnesty International has said that satire and criticism be considered a criminal offence in Bangladesh, under the Digital Security Act, at the UN Human Rights Council's 47th session.
Since 2016, 433 persons have been detained under this law, according to their records. A total of 40 journalists have been detained so far.
How much freedom of expression does Bangladesh have in the age of the Digital Security Act? What is Amnesty International's opinion on the Digital Security Act, as well as that of UN Human Rights Council's members states?