Jail Vaarta(e-Peshi) – Video conferencing Facility in District Courts & Jails

ail Vaarta(e-Peshi) - Video conferencing Facility in District Courts & Jails

The Department of Information Technology established video conferencing facility at 7 Courts and 13 Jails so that trial of accused can be held via Video Conferencing. The facility would eliminate the need for taking prisoners to court and with facilitate faster delivery of justice.

This facility is also being used by Prisoners to interact with their relatives using Skype or some other video chatting tools, i.e., JailVaarta, and thus done away with the need to physically visit jail.

  • The project received ?Manthan Award, 2014 (Asia Pacific, South Asian Region)
  • This facility is also available at Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL), Junga and DG Prisons.