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Why was Vernacular Press Act passed? Explain about this Act.

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Points to remember :

  • Vernacular press act gave the government enormous power to censor and stop newspapers if they went against the british government.
  • The government was allowed to even seize machinery if the newspaper did not comply to the rules.

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