‘Not a matter of choice’: Supreme Court asks Indian judiciary, tribunals to welcome modern technology, e-filing
‘The judiciary has to modernise and adapt to technology. The tribunals can be no exception. This can no longer be a matter of choice,’ a bench of Chief Justice of India (CJI) DY Chandrachud and justice JB Pardiwala earlier said.
The Indian judiciary must embrace modern technology and move towards electronic filing, according to a recent order issued by a bench of the country’s Supreme Court. The ruling stated that “the judiciary has to modernise and adapt to technology" and that tribunals should no longer be exempt from this requirement.