The Digital Communication Commission (DCC) is likely to take up the issue of data security and ownership in its upcoming meeting scheduled for September 19, 2020.

According to industry sources, DCC may also discuss the recommendations by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)on data privacy, security and ownership, network testing for commercial services.

In addition, the commission may also discuss provision for extension of telecom network period beyond 90 days and a penalty for violation of rules by telecom operators in respect of mobile services in border areas.