President’s nod for Gujarat Fojdari Karyariti amendment bill

Gandhinagar: The President of India has given approval to Fojdari Karyariti Adhiniyam 1973 (amendment) bill which was passed by Gujarat assembly.

Minister of State for Law Pradipsinh Jadeja said proposed law was central act and therefore it was sent to President for approval which has been granted. The law will make it possible for trial of accused through video linkage. The accused will be brought to district courts that have video conference facility through video linkage. This will make the process of justice speedier and help to reduce pendeancy of cases. It will also save cost on police japta and transportation. Magisterial and sessions court cases will be cleared promptly with this method.