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Google says its Mapathon contest is in line with Indian laws

India: In response to the Survey of India”s allegations of its Mapathon contest being against India”s cartographical laws, Google stated that the contest was in line with all the country”s laws. The search giant said the contest complied with the laws of the country and that the Survey of India was wrong in claiming that Google didn”t respond to its concerns.

“The Survey of India contacted Google regarding the Mapathon contest on March 22, and, as requested by them, we responded to them on March 25 and offered to meet them to discuss their concerns,” a Google spokesperson said. “We have not heard back from them… we are always available to discuss any concerns that they or other agencies might have regarding our programmes.”

Source: TOI