Governments around the world seem to be beating around the bush when it comes to telecommunication reforms.
We all know they want to listen and see everything that goes on with everyone.
So why not have a requirement that all phones have microphones on at all times and send audio data to the government's intelligence service. Possibly a camera feed to.
The phone should also be making a transcription of whatever it hears and send that as well if there is weak signal.
Telephone should also be capable of zapping the user if they say something like Modi Toady