‘Spread too thin’: CJI cautions probe agencies must ‘pick their battles, strike balance’

CJI Chandrachud emphasized that premier investigative agencies are stretched thin and should prioritize national security and crimes against the nation. Speaking at the 20th DP Kohli Memorial Lecture, he underscored the challenges posed by evolving crime landscapes due to technology. Chandrachud advocated for digitizing the investigation process and leveraging AI to enhance efficiency and accuracy.