Q.6)Enumerate key features of Data Protection Bill (2019). How the recommendations of the Srikrishna Committee can help in effective implementation of data protection law?

Why this question:

Recent debates on data privacy due to the whatsapp privacy policy update.

Key demand of the question:

Why the Data Protection Bill is the current need of the nation due to frequent privacy issues in the country.


Enumerate- Specifically provide details of the topic in a pointwise format.


Mention about Data Protection Bill and what it deals with.


In the first part, mention in detail about the provisions of the Data Protection Bill and then mention its importance.

In the next part, mention some of the recommendations of the Srikrishna Committee and how it can help in effective data protection.


Conclude by giving a way forward to prevent instances of violation of citizens’ Right to Privacy.