{{ 'Go back' | translate}}

Data Protection Bill Jail Term for Executives, upto Rs 15 Cr Penalty for Data Misuse

A company may have to pay a penalty of up to Rs 15 crore or 4 per cent of global turnover if found violating norms under the Personal Data Protection Bill approved by the Cabinet on Wednesday, according to official sources. Besides this, the companys executive in-charge of conduct of the data business can also face jail term of up to three years if found guilty of knowingly re-identifying de-identified data of individuals in the []