Consider registration of FIRs in missing persons cases by SMS, WhatsApp: Delhi HC to Delhi PoliceMay 25 2019
The Delhi High Court has directed the Delhi Police to consider allowing online registration of FIRs related to missing persons by way of SMS, e-mails, and WhatsApp.
The Court has opined that this would ensure that time is not lost and the investigation is carried out in an expeditious manner.
In the event a report is found to be false or the person is found, the FIR can always be cancelled, it has added.
The directions . . .
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