The head of Roskomnadzor promised to personally demand from Pavel Durov information about Telegram
Moscow. June 19. INTERFAX.RU — the Head of Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov during the week to ask in person to the owner of Telegram Pavel Durov demanding to provide information about the messenger to be included in the register of the organizers of disseminating information.
“During the week I plan to contact him personally,” said Zharov, responding Monday to a question of Interfax. According to him, Roskomnadzor “waiting-waiting for the messenger’s answer, but until he got it.” “Therefore, I appeal publicly to Paul Durova,” — said Zharov.
In mid-may, the newspaper “Vedomosti” reported that the administrators of some Telegram-channels requested by the Creator of the messenger of Pavel Durov not to allow blocking of Telegram.
According to the applicant, Roskomnadzor sent a Telegram to the request for information about how to make messenger in the registry of the organizers of disseminating information. As mentioned in the publication, the administration of the Telegram did not answer the request of Roskomnadzor. Under the law, failure to submit relevant information, the messenger can be blocked in Russia.
Then the press Secretary of Roskomnadzor Vadim Ampelonskiy called rumors information about the circulation Department to the administration Telegram with the requirement to submit information for inclusion in the appropriate register.