G S Bajpai is professor and chairperson, Centre for Criminology and Victimology, National Law University, Delhi.
The government is expected to embark on the country’s first victimisation survey soon. The complexity of this endeavour demands that it be assigned to an institution that specialises in criminology, victimology and criminal justice administration.
Why cases under POCSO law should deploy restorative justice
The prosecuting agency is one of the most underrated institutions in the country, despite its crucial role. It is beset by a few fundamental problems.
Witness Protection Scheme does not recognise the many pressures on them.
Gender sensitisation of the judiciary and appointing more female judges is imperative.
Nations that ensure the rule of law are also home to happy people. Policy-making must strive for the larger satisfaction of the people with public institutions they have to regularly approach