OCCRP findings strengthen claims that India’s intelligence agency bought Pegasus from NSO Group in 2017

India’s Intelligence Bureau bought hardware from the Israeli spyware firm NSO Group that matches the description of equipment used elsewhere to deploy the company’s flagship Pegasus software, import documents show.

In July last year, the country’s information technology minister dismissed the reports as “sensationalism” and called them an attempt “to malign Indian democracy and its well-established institutions.”

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