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Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad accepts a report on 'Data Protection Framework' from Justice BN Srikrishna, in New Delhi on July 27.(PTI Photo)

Draft data protection bill may affect provisions of RTI Act

By Nakul Sridhar and Jeevan Prakash Sharma | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2018 08:26 AM IST
The draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 seeks to amend the RTI Act’s Section 8(1)(j), which states that personal information that doesn’t serve “public activity or interest” cannot be disclosed unless it is deemed to be of public interest.
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The UIDAI or Unique Identification Authority of India, is the nodal agency that manages the Aadhaar biometric identification system.(AFP File Photo)
The UIDAI or Unique Identification Authority of India, is the nodal agency that manages the Aadhaar biometric identification system.(AFP File Photo)

Srikrishna committee wants changes in Aadhaar Act, autonomy for UIDAI

By Nakul Sridhar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2018 12:07 AM IST
The committee has said that amendments to the Aadhaar Act are required to ensure the “autonomy of the UIDAI”.
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