new Delhi. Social Media New Rule: If you are a social media user, then you may have to bear heavy losses. This is especially for those users who have maximum social media followers. Actually till now users with more followers have been earning big money from social media, which are called social media influencers. However, now the government can take strict action against those who do social media promotion. New rules can be implemented for social media by the government, in which a fine of up to Rs 50 lakh can be imposed on social media influencers. Let’s know about this in detail..
50 thousand rupees fine can be imposed
Actually, Influencers promote on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. But they don’t have any responsibility. But now the government can set new rules, in which if someone buys a product from Influence through your promotion, and it goes wrong, then Influencers can be fined up to Rs 50 lakh. In the new guideline, influencers will have to disclose after that whether any gift or money has been taken from their side for promotion. If this information is not given from your side, then you can be fined up to Rs 50 lakh.
May have to pay 10 percent fine
It may be mentioned that till earlier, information was received from a media report that if a gift is given to an influencer by the government, then it will be considered as his earning. And Influencers may have to pay 10% tax on this earning. According to media reports, new rules for social media from the government can be issued by the Ministry of Consumer Affairs on 24 December.