About Us

Privacy Knowledge Center (www.privacy.ind.in) is an information website promoted by Naavi, the founder of www.naavi.org. Naavi is the popular name by which Na.Vijayashankar is known.

Naavi is a Cyber Dispute Risk Management consultant based in Bangalore and has over 4 decades of experience involving Banking, Advertising and Marketing, Cyber Law Education, Compliance Consultancy Corporate Training etc. He also maintains several unique services such as ceac.in (Cyber Evidence Archival Center), odrglobal.in (Online arbitration) etc.

Full profile of Naavi may be found in www.naavi.org and also at the Linked in Profile 

Privacy Knowledge Center (www.privacy.ind.in)  is essentially an information portal trying to disseminate information around global Privacy and Data Protection Regulations for the benefit of the community in India.

It is not meant to be a “Legal Advisory Site”. Views and Opinions expressed here are that of the authors which in most cases would be Naavi.

If any person disagrees with any views or information presented here, they are welcome to contact Naavi and lodge their objections. If they are considered reasonable they will be addressed with utmost humility.

Copyright, Disclaimer, Editorial Policy and Privacy Policy


The basic objective of this site is to disseminate information and educate Netizens. We believe that the Internet is best used as an aggregation of information from various sources. We have therefore provided links to various sites that may be of interest to a section of the Netizens. All links added here reflect our belief that the linked material is useful to the community.

If the owners of any of these sites have any objection, they can notify us at naavi9@gmail.com and we shall remove the links but with lot of regrets.

Any article placed by Naavi on the site can be reproduced with acknowledgement of the source. If any other contributors have placed content on the site, reproduction of the same would be subject to specific rights mentioned along with the respective contents.


We are not however responsible for any errors, omissions or representations on any of our pages or on any links on any of our pages. We do not endorse in anyway any advertisers on our web pages. Please verify the veracity of all information on your own before acting on them.

We hereby expressly disclaim any implied warranties imputed by the laws of any jurisdiction other than India. We consider ourselves and intend to be subject to the jurisdiction only of the courts at Bangalore in India.

The contents of the website ought not to be construed as legal advise and any person intending to to act based on the said contents of the website is advised to avail appropriate legal advise from competent and qualified professionals.

The contents of the website are meant for the purpose of giving general information to help the netizens and may not be proper/accurate/correct to certain extent. The author of the said contents or the owner of the website shall not be liable for any damages/compensation to any person for whatsoever reason.

In the event there are any disagreement with the views expressed here in, the concerned persons are requested to write to naavi9@gmail.com expressing there comments or rejoinders.

Editorial Policy

It is clarified that this site provides its views in good faith.

Under the ITA 2008, privacy.ind.in would be considered as an “Intermediary” and Na.Vijayashankar is the designated compliance officer who can be reached for all grievances under the e-mail naavi9@gmail.com through digitally signed e-mails.

Privacy Policy

This site does not collect any private information from its visitors other than the automated statistics that is collected by the server as a part of its logging requirements.

We however declare our commitment to the protection of Privacy of the visitors and abide by the general principles of Privacy regarding non collection of information other than what is necessary and reasonable security in the use of the data collected if any.

GDPR Exclusion

It is declared that this site follows the principles of Privacy protection under Information Technology Act 2000 as amended from time to time and where there is a conflict with any other international law or guideline, the provisions of ITA 2000 shall prevail. In particular, this site does not subject itself to the administrative jurisdiction of GDPR and any data subject who intends to be protected by GDPR and not ITA 2000 shall not use any of the services of this site or its networked sites. Any claims made under non-ITA 2000 statutes or regulations regarding privacy protection or otherwise are unacceptable and may be deemed as maliciously intended.