#Pegasus: Revelations about the widespread use of software to spy on journalists, human rights defenders & others are extremely alarming. See statement by @UNHumanRights Chief @mbachelet
Cost of 1 Pegasus license is ₹70 lakh. Acc. to 2016 data, NSO charges ₹9 crore for spying on 10 people.
More than 210 names have come out, incl 2019 #Pegasus sandal.
Conservatively, ₹2,000 crore has been spent.
India could have built 120 KV schools or 2 AIIMS or 500 PHCs
“Study after study has show that human behavior changes when we know we’re being watched. Under observation, we act less free, which means we effectively *are* less free.”
― Edward Snowden
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