Pegasus puzzle — Who is snooping around?
The Centre must find out the truth about the spying row and build adequate safeguards to ensure data privacy
July 22, 2021 / 08:52 AM IST
The toughest riddle that is perhaps keeping India engaged at this moment is who or which agency had allegedly used the spyware Pegasus to snoop on about 300 Indians that included serving central ministers, opposition leaders, industrialists, journalists, and many others.
The claims and counterclaims swirling around the newest controversy, which rocked Parliament as it started its monsoon proceedings this week, are making the puzzle fuzzier.
Responding to news reports on Pegasus surveillance, the Israel-based NSO Group that sells the spying...