Statement on IFF's Panoptic Bengaluru report

On February 20, 2023, Internet Freedom Foundation’s Project Panoptic in collaboration with the NewsMinute launched a city specific report on the growing surveillance in the city of Bengaluru, Karnataka. Based on RTI requests and interviews the report compiles details about the use of facial recognition technology by the Bengaluru Police, at the Bengaluru airport and KSR Bengaluru railway station, and by the Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.

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