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Insights Daily Debates, Day – 43: Is it Ethical and Feasible to Electronic – Tag Repeat Offenders to Prevent Crime?

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 43

23 September 2015

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   Is it Ethical and Feasible to Electronic – Tag Repeat Offenders to Prevent Crime?

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Recently Bangalore police mooted the idea of e-tagging repeat offenders to track and prevent crimes. This method is widely used in Western countries. Should it be used in India? What are the constraints and concerns? Is it ethical? Is it constitutional? Is it economical? How effective will this method be in preventing crimes?