Namsai holds training session on new criminal laws

NAMSAI, Jul 9: A training session on new criminal laws for executive magistrates and the District Administration officials was held at the DC’s conference hall here today.

The session, led by Mary Jonnam, JMFC Namsai, provided brief illustrations on the new criminal laws: Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, 2023 (BNS), Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita, 2023 (BNSS), and Bharatiya Sakshya Adhiniyam, 2023 (BSA).

She delivered that these laws aim for timely and speedy justice, greater accountability, transparency, and a victim-centric approach.

She also explained the concepts of zero-FIR and e-FIR, along with other changes introduced in the new laws.

The interactive session included discussions on the roles of executive magistrates. The attendees included ADC Namsai, ADC Chongkham, EAC, circle officers of Namsai, Piyong, Chongkham, and Lathao, and officials from the District Administration, Namsai. (DIPRO)