Centre withdraws data protection bill after 81 amendments proposed
Central Government withdrew the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 from the Lok Sabha on Wednesday after the joint parliamentary committee suggested 81 changes to it
The Personal Data Protection Bill 2019, which sought to protect an individual's data over cyber space and regulate the accessibility to personal data by companies and the government, has been withdrawn by the Union Minister of Information and Technology Ashwini Vaishnav from Lok Sabha on Wednesday after a joint parliamentary committee suggested 81 amendments to it.
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