Legal Implications of Dating Apps in India

  • Devesh Pandey and Saumya Shukla
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  • Devesh Pandey

    Student at School of Law, Galgotias University, India

  • Saumya Shukla

    Student at School of Law, Galgotias University, India

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Within the last 10 to 20 years technology development skyrocketed and with it, human lifestyles also changed. Dating someone is an old concept, now online dating is in trend. In this paper, we will look at the different perspectives of online dating and its legal obligations. The different aspects like pandemic which affected almost everything in the whole world, how it touched the dating apps and their users, teenager’s fantasies and different risks & laws and cases related to it. The paper shows the wide aspects which are generally missed by the users which leads them to a blind corner of extortion or harassment. It is not only the necessity of users to be vigilant but also the law enforcement authorities have to focus on these new emerging issues with new and advanced solutions with giving their fellow citizens a sense of security and safety.


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International Journal of Legal Science and Innovation, Volume 3, Issue 5, Page 214 - 220


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