The woman who stood up to cyber bullying
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Chinmayi Sripaada: The woman who took on cyberbullies

India recently launched a campaign which aims to put an end to cyberbullying, harassment and trolling faced by women and children on the social media.

With more than 350 million active internet users, India’s current Information Technology Act which was passed in 2000 and has no provisions for reporting of cyber crime.

The BBC's Shilpa Kannan spoke to singer and celebrity Chinmayi Sripaada who took on the trolls attacking her online and says women need to make sure their voice is heard online.

Filmed and edited by Prem Boominathan

  • 27 Oct 2016