A rash of arrests of people who have commented on those in power through social media has created the impression among citizens that the powers-that-be are taking away the fundamental right to free speech and expression in the guise of controlling electronic communication through Information Technology Act. This week’s Public Eye is on the ongoing controversy. It also gives an update on the cyber crime scene in the city. Mail your feedback to Public Eye, The Hindu , 19 & 21, Bhagwan Mahaveer Road (Infantry Road), Bangalore 560001 or email publiceye.thehindu@gmail.com