The Supreme Court has given the RBI six weeks to confirm WhatsApp’s compliance with data localisation of payments data as the company is planning to launch its UPI payment service in India this year, reports Reuters. The hearing was held on August 2 in response to a PIL (WP[C] 921/2018) filed by Centre for Accountability and Systemic Change (CASC). The…
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