New Delhi, March 8 -- Policies of the physical world cannot be simply "exported" to the digital world which is seeing rapid technological advances such as artificial intelligence (AI) and convergence of devices, Trai Chairman RS Sharma said on Wednesday.

Speaking at Convergence India 2018, he noted that while there is convergence of pipes as also communication devices, the advent of 5G is driving greater throughput, lowering latency and facilitating machine-to-machine communication.

"A lot is changing in the digital world. We also need to change the policies, so we can grapple with this issue. Policies for new, digital world can't be the same as those for physical world. These same policies can't just be exported (for digital space)," RS ...