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Planning a 'negative list' of nations for cross border data transfer: Govt

The legislation will empower the cross-border flow of data across all countries "by default" unless a country features on the negative list

Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Rajeev Chandrasekhar

BS Web Team New Delhi
The Centre plans to develop a "negative list" of countries. No data pertaining to Indians could be sent to countries included in this list, according to a report published in The Economic Times (ET). The change is a part of the upcoming Digital Personal Data Protection Bill (DPDPB) 2022.
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First Published: Mar 21 2023 | 12:31 PM IST

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