Shah also said that the government would make forensic probes compulsory for legal offences attracting punishment of over 6 years.
The pleas also claimed the CBI had not submitted relevant documents along with the charge sheet and that those were submitted after the mandated time period.
The police, however, said they had just made “adequate security arrangements” as the IYC had no permission to take out a protest march.
The incident took place on Friday night when the 'Bindori' (pre-wedding procession) of Sanjeev Meghwal was being taken out on a mare through the lanes in Goyanda village.
Trial in absentia rules in CrPC need to change for better amendments of justice: Calcutta High Court
The Calcutta HC recommended that amendments be made to the CrPC for incorporating provisions for trial in absentia of an absconding accused for better administration of criminal justice.
The Act, which replaces the Identification of Prisoners Act, 1920, was passed by Lok Sabha on April 4 and Rajya Sabha on April 6.
The BJD members also supported contentious bills like the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022 during discussion in the house.
Brihadaranyaka Upanishad has a quaint little story. When the gods, the demons and humans went to Prajapita, the creator, he only uttered one word ‘Da’.
After extensive stakeholders consultation and research, a committee submitted its recommendations on February 27, 2022 on the three criminal laws --IPC, CrPC and the Indian Evidence Act.
The home minister said the Bill is part of a larger environment to use modern technology to assist in investigations and there is no political intention behind it.
Opposition says bill allowing police to collect biological samples unconstitutional, will fail judicial scrutiny
Former Union Home Minister P Chidambaram claimed that the worst sufferers of the Criminal Procedure Identification Bill will be the 'oppressed and the poor'.
Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill: Home Minister Amit Shah promises exemptions for political detainees
While replying to a debate on the bill, Amit Shah underlined the legislation is aimed at improving the conviction rate.
The Rajya Sabha passed the bill by a voice vote after Home Minister Amit Shah allayed concerns raised by the opposition which claimed that the draft law was draconian.
Home Minister Amit Shah said the bill has been brought in to ensure that police and investigators remain two steps ahead of criminals.
Criminal procedure bill will ensure police remain two steps ahead of criminals: Home Minister Amit Shah
The database has been in use for two-and-a-half years to solve crimes, including automobile thefts, Amit Shah said.
The bill seeks to provide legal sanction to the police to take physical and biological samples of convicts as well as persons accused of crimes.
A three-judge Bench headed by Justice MB Lokur held that Section 372 of CrPC has to be given realistic, liberal and progressive interpretation to benefit the victim of an offence.