Shocked to know that the final studies filed by the police in sixty one,627 circumstances had not been taken on file by the prison courts throughout Tamil Nadu, the Madras extreme court docket has ordered that henceforth the final studies be filed in open court docket on working days and the magistrates concern an acknowledgement immediately.
Justice N. Sathish Kumar additionally ordered that prison courts encourage the adjust to of submitting final studies on-line so as that the complainants as properly as to the accused in prison circumstances do not discover your self going through the draw again of not being served with the final studies by the courts merely as a consequence of they weren’t taken on file.
extra, on coming to know from the Director-fundamental of Police (DGP) that eleven,900 final studies had been returned by the prison courts citing defects, the choose ordered that no final report be returned for not being filed collectively with viscera, organic, serological, chemical or DNA confirm studies.
The choose directed the extreme court docket Registry to circulation proper into a reproduction of his order to all of the trial courts. It was whereas dealing with a petition which sought a route to the police to file a final report in a prison case that the choose remarked that he had been coming throughout many circumstances of final studies not having been taken on file.
When he acknowledged as for knowledge with respect to such circumstances from the judicial officers as properly as to the DGP, extra Public Prosecutor E. Raj Thilak reverted again to the court docket and said a whopping quantity of sixty one,627 final studies had not been taken on file and eleven,900 final studies had been returned for defects.
to have the flexibility to place an finish to the adjust to, the choose ordered that henceforth the final studies be filed in open court docket and that the magistrates concern an acknowledgement with date and time. He additionally said that as per the prison guidelines of adjust to of 2019, the magistrates mustn’t return the final studies for non-submitting of viscera or organic studies collectively with them.