Reliance Netconnect blocks Wikipedia in TN and Karnataka for 5 days
Reliance Netconnect, the mobile CDMA broadband service of Reliance Communications, had blocked Wikipedia across Tamil Nadu and Karnataka from November 15 to November 20.
Reliance Netconnect, the mobile CDMA broadband service of Reliance Communications, is reported to have blocked Wikipedia across the Tamil Nadu and Karnataka circles from November 15 till yesterday at around 4 p.m. The Wikipedia domain was unavailable across all languages. The error message generated after trying to access any page on Wikipedia did not indicate an ISP-level block; it simply displayed that the Internet connection to the server wasn’t working. The media repository of Wikipedia, the Wikimedia Commons, was accessible in the two states.Click here for full story