Supreme Court issues notice in challenge to Govt approval to surveillance by agencies

Shruti Mahajan January 14 2019

The Supreme Court today issued notice in the PIL challenging the Central government's notification allowing central agencies to carry out surveillance of information stored on computers.

The Bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi with Justices Ashok Bhushan and Sanjay Kishan Kaul refused to impair an interim stay on the implementation of the notification.

The Court today issued notice in the case and will hear the matter next after six weeks.

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