On 1-2 November 2023, the inaugural edition of the AI Safety Summit was held at the Bletchley Park, Buckinghamshire. The AI Summit was organised with the intent to assess the risks posed by the transformational technology of Artificial Intelligence by way of a global endeavour.

Data leaks not only pose a serious threat to the right to privacy, but also the very security of the citizens that the government ought to protect. In this article we analyse how the newly enacted Digital Personal Data Protection Act (DPDPA) aims to safeguard the privacy and security of individuals and prevent a potential misuse or breach of data.