The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India (GoI) established three new Central Forensic Science Laboratories (CFSLs) in the year 2011 at Guwahati, Bhopal and Pune under the Directorate of Forensic Science Services (DFSS). The scientists of CFSLs examine the exhibits forwarded by the investigating agencies and render examination repot/opinion and substantiate in the Court of Law through court testimony/evidence. The laboratories also undertake R&D work in the grey areas of Forensic Science for development of forensic science in the country. CFSL, Guwahati has the aim to propagate and carry out credible forensic science practices in the country, especially in the North-Eastern region. The jurisdiction of CFSL, Guwahati is the eight North-Eastern states of India:Assam, Manipur, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura. CFSL, Guwahati is providing dependable forensic science services to justice delivery system. This will help in providing justice to the people in the North-Eastern states through the aids of science. We are also committed to introducing latest scientific techniques in the investigation of crime and for the administration of justice by modernising/upgrading CFSL in respect to human resource development as well as latest scientific technology.
Hon'ble Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh on the function of foundation stone-laying ceremony of a new building at Mirza, Guwahati on November 29, 2014.