Panaji: July 19, 2016 …. District Magistrate, North Goa, has ordered for strict compliance to the owners of Cyber Cafes in the entire North Goa District.

The owner of the Cyber Café shall prohibit the use of Cyber Café by unknown person and whose identity has not been established by the owner of the café, ordered to maintain a register for identity of the visitor/user. He /she shall get an entry in the handwriting of the visitor/user mentioning name, address, telephone number and identity proof. The visitor/user shall also sign the register kept for this purpose.

The identity of the user shall be established through Government Identity Card only, like Voter Card, Driving License, Smart Card, Passport. Activity server log should be preserved in the main server and its record should be preserved for at least six months.

If any activity of the visitor is of suspicious nature, the owner of Cyber Café shall immediately inform the nearest Police Station and the Police Control Room (P.C.R) and CCTV camera shall be installed by the owner at the entry point of each cyber café.

This order shall come into force w.e.f. July 18, 2016 and shall be effective for a period of 60 days that is upto September 15, 2016 (both days inclusive) unless withdrawn earlier.