This opinion was published in Outlook on September 09, 2020.
About the Authors
Chitrakshi is a Research Fellow working in the area of Judicial Reforms. She has worked on areas such as judicial planning, transparency in the judiciary, and is currently studying the way the office of prosecution works in the criminal justice system in India. A 2014 graduate of NALSAR, Hyderabad she was working as a research associate for Centre for Social Justice, Ahmedabad, prior to joining Vidhi. Interested in pursuing research that lies at the intersection of law and social sciences, she completed her Masters in Politics from the University of Delhi and is also pursuing research at the Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, JNU on urbanisation and governance.
Aditya is a Research Fellow working in the area of Judicial Reforms. He graduated from the Institute of Law, Nirma University, in 2018. Prior to Vidhi, he worked in Jharkhand as a Policy Consultant for a regional political party, where he tackled issues pertaining to environmental law, forest rights, election laws and local self-government. He has previously interned with Newslaundry, Childline India Foundation, the Rethink Aadhaar Campaign and with Adv. Nitya Ramakrishnan. While working in Jharkhand he has authored a critique on the implementation of District Mineral Fund in the state. He enjoys collecting stamps and expressing himself through slam poetry.
A Victory for Transparency: Delhi High Court Amends Its RTI Rules
The amendment simplifies the procedure for citizens to file an RTI application - a recommendation Vidhi’s 2019 report made
Case for Decriminalising Cannabis Use in India
A curtain raiser to an in-depth study on the effect of criminalising drug use in Mumbai
Internal Migrants Treated as Step-Children as Compared to External Migrants?
Supreme Court’s differential approach exposes class bias and compliance to the governmentPrivacy & Cookies Policy
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.