By MySmartFAQ June 3, 2022
ExpressVPN, one of the most popular VPN providers, has announced removing its servers from India.
This is in response to the Indian government's guidelines on storing user data.
VPN service providers have said the guidelines issued by CERT-In undermine users’ right to online privacy and are against such rules.
In relief to users, ExpressVPN has said that this will have no impact on the ability of users outside India to connect to Indian IP addresses.
Government mandates VPN providers to maintain the following data as part of the know your customer (KYC) policy for a period of five years