Is Technology A Saviour for our Criminal Justice System?

By Madhurima Dhanuka

With the introduction of numerous initiatives, which use technology to make it easier for citizens to access the system and for functionaries to strengthen oversight, the real test lies in sustainability and their impact in practice. This article looks at the various technology-based initiatives and projects in India aimed at bringing justice closer to masses and vice versa. It then evaluates how these initiatives can assist in the transformation of judicial sector both from a citizen centric perspective and in removing systemic gaps, to lead to long term systemic reforms within this sector. Read More