WEBCAST OCT 14 – Demystifying the Indian Telecommunication Bill 2022

isoc liveOn Friday 14 October 2022 at 3pm IST (09:30 UTC) CCAOI hosts an online discussion ‘Demystifying the Indian Telecommunication Bill 2022‘. The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has released the draft Indian Telecommunication Bill, 2022 for public consultation. The Bill aims to create a comprehensive legal framework governing telecommunication by replacing the existing Indian Telegraph Act, 1885, the Wireless Telegraphy Act, 1933 and the Telegraph Wires (Unlawful Possession) Act, 1950. The Ministry of Communications had initiated a public consultation in July 2022 on ‘Need for a new legal framework governing Telecommunication in India’ and basis the inputs received have drafted this bill. Comments are invited from stakeholders on the draft by 20 October 2022. The objective of this discussion is to provide participants a better understanding of the draft bill and then encourage stakeholders to make submissions within the deadline.

Akshi Rastogi, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

Neha Chaudhari, Ikigai Law
Uthara Ganesh, Snapchat
Amit Mathur, Reliance Jio Infocomm
Dr Mahesh Uppal, ComFirst
Rajesh Chharia, ISPAI
Kazim Rizvi, The Dialogue
Nikhil Pahwa, MediaNama

Amrita Choudhury, CCAOI

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