According to official sources, National Response Centre for Cyber Crime (NR3C) has been established to investigate Hi-tech crimes including those committed through the use of computer, internet and mobile phones.

The government has approved E-Mail and Internet Policy which outlines security guidelines and multi-stage information security audit of government institutes, ministries, divisions and attached departments.

A Committee constituted by Ministry of Information Technology is also in the process of formulation of National Cyber Security Strategy. ‘Cyber Alert Service’ has also been launched through which SMS messages are sent to general public for securing their information and becoming safe from fraudulent emails and SMS messages.
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