8. With reference to the proposed Central Equipment Identity Register (CEIR), consider the following statements:
- 1. It is a database of International Mobile Equipment Identities (IMEIs), the 15-digit numbers that uniquely identify each mobile device.
- 2. It is launched to curtail the cloning and theft of mobile phones across the country.
- 3. Laptops and personal computers can also be registered in the CEIR.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?