The recent attacks 'has created a sense of urgency' and the need to refocus attention of government and the private sector, the official added.
The actions, outlined in an order being signed by President Joe Biden, are an acknowledgment of the cybersecurity vulnerabilities of critical industries.
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said companies must fix pop-ups on apps that deceive and mislead users or force them to use services they might not want.
The affirmation by the UN body of India's efforts on cybersecurity, comes just ahead of the sixth anniversary of Digital India on July 1.
PII includes name, contact number, city, country, and customer, email, trade login and branch IDs were leaked.
While most phones now use 4G or even 5G standards, GPRS remains a fallback for data connections in some countries.
The malware generally looks like a legitimate app, such as a banking application. When a victim tries to reach their genuine bank app, the attackers gain access to that too.
The Facebook investigation was prompted by a tip from cybersecurity firm FireEye regarding a collection of "Liberty Front Press" pages at the social network and other online services.
India is ranked 23rd on the index with a score of 0.683 and has been listed in the "maturing" category, which refers to 77 countries that are engaging with cybersecurity initiatives.
The message is a tilt toward action," he said. Bossert said the first priority for Trump is protecting the federal networks.