CIVIL

Data protection framework in India

  1. Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, 2011[applicable to corporate entities]
  2. Aadhaar Act
  3. Credit Information Companies (Regulations) Act[for financial sector]
  4. In July 2017, the government created a committee headed by former Supreme Court judge Justice B N Srikrishna, to bring out a draft of the data protection framework for the country