China deletes over 200 porn microblogs

China has shut down 225 microblog accounts and punished the owners of 154 websites for spreading pornographic content.

Last Updated: Mar 12, 2012, 23:22 PM IST

Beijing: China has shut down 225 microblog accounts and punished the owners of 154 websites for spreading pornographic content.

According to a statement released by the State Internet Information Office, the move followed investigation based on tips from whistleblowers, Xinhua reported.

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