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Parliamentary panel to question officials on Pegasus phone tapping
July 22, 2021

In India, a parliamentary panel on Information Technology headed by Congress leader, Shashi Tharoor will question top government officials next week on allegations related to phone tapping using Pegasus spyware.

An international media consortium has claimed that several Congress leaders including Rahul Gandhi, two union ministers, Trinamool Congress leader, Abhishek Banerjee and some 40 journalists were among those whose phone numbers were listed as potential targets for hacking through the Israeli spyware which is usually supplied to government agencies.