The eCourt project is a mission model project undertaken by the Department of Justice of the GoI.
Third Phase of eCourts Project
07 April 2021 Current Affairs:Under the auspices of the Supreme Court of India, the eCommittee Supreme Court has prepared a draft vision document for the third phase of the e-court project.
About eCourts Project:
♦ The eCourt project is a mission model project undertaken by the Department of Justice of the GoI. The electronic court project is conceptualized based on the “2005 National Policy and Action Plan for the Implementation of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in the Indian Judicial System” submitted by the electronic committee of the Supreme Court of India aims to change the Indian judiciary through the ICT of the court.
♦ This project is a pan-Indian mission model project, funded and supervised by the Department of Justice for district courts across the country.
♦ The project aims to provide designated services for litigants, lawyers and judicial institutions through the universal computerization of districts and lower courts, as well as the upgrade of the ICT infrastructure of the High Court and the Supreme Court.
Objectives of the Project:
♦ Provide efficient and time-limited citizen-centric service delivery in accordance with the regulations of eCourt Project Litigant.
♦ Develop, install and implement decision support systems in the courts.
♦ To automate the process to provide transparency of information to stakeholders.
♦ Improve judicial productivity in quality and quantity, making judicial delivery systems affordable, accessible, cost-effective, predictable, reliable and transparent.