The Data Protection Bill, 2018 (“Bill”) provides strict standards for processing sensitive personal data and data pertaining to children, whereby any such data may be processed by an entity only on the basis of grounds specifically provided by the Bill.

In this Statutory Gyan, we summarise the permissible grounds for processing sensitive personal data and data pertaining to children under the Bill and the penalties for their non-compliance.

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Disclaimer: This post has been prepared for informational purposes only. The information/or observations contained in this post does not constitute legal advice and should not be acted upon in any specific situation without seeking proper legal advice from a practicing attorney.