Bloggers are not out of the woods yet but there are enough indications in the media that the bloggers may be back in business in a couple of days.
This whole strange episode seems to be a case of ISPs jumping 5000ft when they were asked to jump only 5 inches. According to The Hindu, Government of India asked the ISPs to block 2 blogspot blog without giving any explanation and the ISPs applied it to the entire domain.
"I have seen the Government order. Only two webblogs Â pyjamaeditors.blogspot.com and exposingtheleft.blogspot.com Â have been blocked," Gulshan Rai, head of cyber security agency Computer Emergency Response Team, told AFP.Also, IBNLive reports that the block will be lifted soon..
I hear check is in the mail.. I will wait for it before I rejoice. I hope it comes soon.. very soon
But there's some good news too. Blogs may be accessible again in a few days.
"Instructions will be given out soon and things will start looking up," Singhal said.