While the DNA Technology Regulation Bill will help India's sparse infrastructure and promote scientific crime investigation, it needs adequate safeguards to prevent misuse and allay privacy concerns, India Police Foundation, a Delhi-based multidisciplinary think tank, told the Parliamentary Committee on Science and Technology regarding the bill. The Foundation warned that sensitive DNA information can reveal family ancestry, skin colour, behaviour,…
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