Union Cabinet approves DNA Technology Bill

The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved The DNA Technology Use and Application Regulation Bill 2018. The primary intended purpose for enactment of the “DNA Based Technology Use and Regulation Bill 2018” is for expanding the application of DNA-based forensic technologies to support and strengthen the justice delivery system of the country. This legislation will help in a speedier delivery of justice and also increase conviction rate. Forensic DNA profiling is proven value in solving cases involving offenses that are categorized as affecting the human body (such as murder, rape, human trafficking, or grievous hurt), and those against property including theft, burglary, and dacoity.

  • The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved The DNA TechnologyUse and Application Regulation Bill 2018.
  • The primary intended purpose for enactment of the “DNA Based Technology Use and Regulation Bill 2018” is for expanding the application of DNA-based forensic technologies to support and strengthen the justice delivery system of the country.
  • This legislation will help in a speedier delivery of justice and also increase conviction rate.
  • Forensic DNA profiling is proven value in solving cases involving offenses that are categorized as affecting the human bodydownload our android app