National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) Current Affairs, GK & News

Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022

The Home Affairs Ministry has notified the rules governing the implementation of the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022. Key facts The Criminal Procedure (Identification) Act, 2022 repeals the Identification of Prisoners Act, 1920, whose scope was limited to collecting finger impressions, footprint impressions and photographs of the convicted persons and certain categories of arrested and ..

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National e-Governance Service Delivery Assessment

National e-Governance Service Delivery Assessment was recently conducted by “Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG)”, in partnership with Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler (KPMG) and National Association of Software & Service Companies (NASSCOM). Key Points In the assessment, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) was ranked first under the Central ministries’ portal. MHA is followed ..

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Suicides due to Job loss in 2020

As per National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data, the first pandemic year, 2020, witnessed the highest number of suicides among unemployed in recent past. Key Points The suicides toll has crossed 3,000-mark for the first time. As per written reply of Minister of State (Home) Nityanand Rai, 3548 people died by suicide. Total number of suicides ..

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Death Penalty in India Report

According to Death Penalty in India report, the number of prisoners on death row at the end of 2021 was 488. This number was highest in 17 years. Key Points Year 2021 witnessed highest number of prisoners on death row, since 2016. There was an increase of around 21% from 2020. In comparison with data ..

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Motor Vehicles (Registration and Functions of Vehicle Scrapping Facility) Rules, 2021

Ministry of road transport and highways announced the detailed procedure of setting “Registered Vehicle Scrapping Facility (RVSF)” under the “vehicle scrapping policy”. Vehicle Scrapping Policy Vehicle Scrapping Policy was launched in August 2021 by prime minister Narendra Modi last month. It was announced by Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Budget 2021. About the rules ..

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