Telangana is currently formulating its cybersecurity and cybercrime law said the state's Minister for IT and Industries KT Rama Rao. "Telangana will be the first state in the country to draft out its legislation on cybercrime. We are drafting this in tandem with Nalsar (University of Law)," Rama Rao said during an event. He added that the idea to draft such a law took root when the Parliamentary Standing Committee for IT visited Hyderabad recently and it was brought to light that India does not have a dedicated cybercrime law. Confirming the development to MediaNama, an official in Telangana's IT Department added that inputs are being taken from stakeholders. The official did not provide a time frame on when the draft would be open for consultation. Why is Telangana bringing the law? "Crime is changing even as we speak. Crime is not…
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