Q)The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019 has been criticized on the grounds that it does not take into account the concerns of privacy. Discuss.
Why this question:
It is an important part of GS Paper III.
Key demand of the Question:
Key concerns related to the DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019 and measures to address the concerns.
Discuss- back up the answer by carefully selected evidence to make a case for and against an argument, or point out the advantages and disadvantages of the given context and finally arrive at a conclusion.
Give a brief introduction about the DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019 and what it deals with.
In the first part, mention the key provisions of the bill and why was there a need for such a bill.
In the next part, mention the issues associated with the bill w.r.t. grounds of privacy and also other concerns.
Conclude with a way forward to overcome the concerns and enhance its efficiency.