Law students move Bombay High Court alleging breach of privacy by Truecaller App; claim app collects sensitive user data

The Court issued notice to the Centre, State governments, National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) and ICICI Bank seeking their response to the petition.
Truecaller, Bombay High Court
Truecaller, Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday issued notice on a public interest litigation (PIL) petition seeking directions against the mobile application Truecaller for allegedly accessing contact details of users and auto-registering the users on Unified Payments Interface (UPI) linking their bank accounts. (Shashank Posture & Ors. v. Union of India & Ors.)

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