While highlighting the role of Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) in establishing criminal cases and handing over punishment to the culprits as per the law, chief minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday said fast clearance of cases by FSL would give imputes to the investigations and shorten the process of delivering justice.
CM while inaugurating the new complex for FSL at Bemina, constructed at a cost of about Rs.11 crores, stated that FSL has cleared 2250 cases out of the 3000 referred to it and in case of narcotics related cases, the achievement has been 100 percent, reads the official statement.
Pertinently, during the current year first ever Forensic Science Conference was held at Srinagar, in which 350 delegates from India and other countries had participated.
It was stated that Directorate of Forensic Science Services, MHA, government of India has sanctioned Rs.83 lakh for creation of two central Forensic Mobile Units, one each at Srinagar and Jammu. “There is also proposal for creation of new divisions of Brain Mapping, Computer Cyber Crime, DNA Profiling and Voice Identification to make FSL service modern and more proactive,” reads the statement.