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International Journal of Recent Trends in Science and Technology, ISSN 2277-2812 E-ISSN: 2249-8109
Volume 10, Issue 2, March 2014 pp 256-258
DNA Evidence Helps Accused Prove His Innocence
Vaishali B. Mahajan1, K. R. Gorle2, A. A. Pande3, R. B. Kotpalliwar4
1,3Assistant Chemical Analyser, 2Assistant Director, 4Deputy Director
DNA Fingerprinting Unit, Regional Forensic Science Laboratory, Nagpur [MH], Department of Home Ministry Government of Maharashtra, Maharashtra, INDIA.
Academic Editor : Dr. Aher K.R.
Three innocent youths falsely implicated in the crime of rape u/s 376 of Indian Penal Code r/w section 3 (1) (12) of Prevention of Scheduled Caste Scheduled Tribe Atrocity Act and detained in police / magisterial custody could be saved from being punished for the crime not at all committed by them only with the help of non refutable evidence in the form of DNA profile.