Himachal Pradesh High Court Chief Justice Kurian Joseph,on Saturday,said corruption is like a computer virus,which goes on to destroy the whole system. He asked for concerted efforts by the judiciary,police and prosecution to combat the menace of corruption.
Inaugurating a two-day workshop,organised by the state Judicial Academy,for judicial officers,state police and CBI personnel,Justice Kurian Joseph stressed the need for coordination among investigating agencies and other organisations to jointly wage war against corruption
There is a need to improve the vigilance setup in the judiciary to uphold expectations of the common man, he added.
Justice Deepak Gupta said corruption was not limited to acceptance of monetary benefits. Failing to perform the duties without fear or favour or to take decisions to appease others is also a form of corruption, he said.