Google Street View Cameras Halted In India [Headlines]

Google Street View Cameras Halted In India [Headlines]
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Authorities tell search giant to suspend taking photos as they have not negotiated the necessary security clearance.

Valentina Park
  • 22 june 2011

Google’s now infamous Street View camera cars only set to work on the streets of Bangalore last month, but already Indian authorities have ordered Google to suspend taking images because it has not secured the necessary security clearance. Local police were concerned that Bangalore has several military institutions, and a statement given by Google to the AFP confirmed that Google had suspended the operation following a letter from Bangalore’s police commissioner. The Guardian

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