Standing Committee on IT must act to Save Our Privacy

Today, the Internet Freedom Foundation, wrote a letter to the Parliament’s Standing Committee on Information Technology, chaired by Shri Anurag Thakur and composed of Members of Parliament from both houses, on the hearings set up by it on the subject of ‘Citizen’s Data Security and Privacy’. In this letter, IFF has reiterated the ask it initially made on April 5 requesting that the Standing Committee of IT open up its inquiry on citizen’s data security and privacy to public comments from Indian citizens and invite representatives of public interest groups and other experts to its hearings in addition to it hearing officials from the Ministry of Electronics and IT.

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