Special lecture on “Introduction to Forensic Science and its relevance in law” by Dr. Ajee Kuruvilla.

A special lecture was organized on 25 /02/2022 (Friday) from 11.15 am to 01.15 pm for final year B.A, L.L.B Students. The topic of the lecture was “Introduction to Forensic Science and its relevance in law”. The Resource person was Dr. Ajee Kuruvilla, who is a Professor in Forensic Science, Adjunct faculty, Ramaiah International Medical School, Bangalore.

Dr. Ajee Kuruvilla gave a basic introduction on Forensic Science and its application in criminal Law. She pointed out the importance of crime scene investigation in the criminal cases. she also explained how the physical evidences collected from the crim scene would help for the trial proceedings. Dr. Ajee Kuruvilla highlights that scientific and forensic evidence are extremely helpful in proving the guilt of an accused though there are rules of evidence to be adopted before submitting the same during a trial.

Students took an active role in the discussions, raising their concerns on the applicability of scientific evidence in the criminal investigation and the Trial. The session was informative and helped the students to understand the role of forensic science and its application in law.