Personal Data Protection Bill can turn India into Orwellian State. There should be judicial oversight on government access: Justice BN Srikrishna

“They have removed the safeguards. That is most dangerous. The government can at any time access private data or government agency data on grounds of sovereignty or public order. This has dangerous implications,” [Justice BN Srikrishna led the committee that drafted the Personal Data Protection Bill (PDP)].

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