Prospective Role of Advanced Technologies in Forensic Science in Averting Harassment of Accused in India
Navin Kumar Sehrawat
Navin Kumar Sehrawat*, PhD, Law, Amity University Rajasthan.
Manuscript received on March 30, 2020. | Revised Manuscript received on April 05, 2020. | Manuscript published on April 30, 2020. | PP: 1317-1319 | Volume-9 Issue-4, April 2020. | Retrieval Number: D8354049420/2020©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijeat.D8354.049420
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Abstract: The present work addresses the impact of modern scientific techniques of investigations on the rights of accused. The dramatic scientific breakthroughs in forensic science like new scientific instrumentation, DNA typing and physical evidence databases have contributed to evidence in criminal proceedings over the years. A systematic change in investigations can be brought by applying the 7 basic principles of forensic science capable of giving impartial results. Increasing the reliance on objective forms of evidence, result oriented investigation based on scientific methods will prevent futile harassment of accused.
Keywords: Advanced technologies, Criminal investigation, Forensic Science, Scientific methods.