The DND Disaster: Why Spam Calls Just Won’t Stop!
A Do Not Disturb (DND) registry. Blockchain technology. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has made many attempts to curb the menace of pesky calls. It is now looking to launch a caller ID similar to Truecaller, and is also deploying AI and ML to address the issue. Will it work?. Host Mugdha Variyar explores why spam calls still persist and where the gaps lie.
In this episode, we speak to:
- Sudhir Gupta, Former TRAI Secretary;
- Rajat Mukarji, Former Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Vodafone Idea (currently with Broadband India Forum);
- Nikhil Pahwa, Founder, Editor - MediaNama;
- Urvi Malvania, Special Correspondent - The Economic Times
Credits: Jamtara - Netflix India, MidnightSB, JAMMU TODAY, Scambaiter and Labour Law Advisor
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