articles by Kartik Ganapathy, Namita Viswanath and Ivana Chatterjee

India

DNA Bill: To ensure justice is 'gene'-uine, govt must ensure privacy of individuals is respected as well

The proposed DNA Bill does not contain safeguards for eg, on why consent will be forced or assumed, exceptions to personal consent, and guidelines on sharing DNA data across borders, which are necessary to guide the exercise of this power whilst being respectful of individual liberty