Kathmandu । There is a demand to ban the social network Tiktok in Nepal. Saying that it has a negative impact on the society, the youth groups of some districts of Terai have demanded to ban tiktok.
Forming a ‘Tiktak Band Sangharsh Samiti’, some youth have submitted a memorandum to the district administration and police office. Today (Sunday) also some youth from Rautahat sent a memorandum to the government agency through the Sangharsh Samiti
Manibhushan Shah, Information Officer of District Administration Office, Rautahat, informed that the youth along with Sachin Patel, Rautahat Coordinator of SA Committee, submitted the memorandum to District Police Office Rautahat and District Administration Office Rautahat.
“Some friends came with a memorandum saying that obscenity has spread on Tiktok, it should be banned,” he told Tekpana.
The Sangharsh Committee is demanding that Tiktok should be stopped by forming a group in different districts of Tarai. At present, along with Raitahat, coordinators are selected from Mahaettari, Siraha, Saptari, Bara, Sarlahi and Parsa and submit the memorandum.
Tiktok Band Sangharsh Samiti Sirhaka Convenor Pankaj Sharma Samajma Tiktakale spread obscenity, eke bhandai bandh garnuparne dharana rakchan.
“Tiktak creators are spreading obscenity,” he said, “because of them, the society has a negative impact.”
Through the Sangharsh Committee, a memorandum was submitted to the District Administration Office Mahottari on Friday.
Upendra Neupane, Information Officer of the District Administration Office, Mahottari, said, “Social media has both positive and negative aspects. They had come with a memorandum to minimize the negative aspects. Our attention has been drawn.”
The members of the Tiktok Band Sangharsh Samiti have also held rallies in various places demanding the ban of Tiktok.
In addition, they have also started a campaign to report the accounts of users who have obscene content on the social network Facebook.