A story about how scientists and officials in the state forensic laboratory of Agra were willing to fudge and doctor forensic reports for money, including ballistic reports and viscera samples.

IMPACT: The Uttar Pradesh Government set up a high-level inquiry committee which found the allegations true and immediately suspended the Assistant Director (Toxicology). Later on, four other officials were also suspended. Even Allahabad High Court upheld the decision of the government. The case is still in progress.


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