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This laboaratory undertake the cases of sexual offences for the age verification, to study the vaginal smear, hair and clothings of the victim and accused. The histopathological investigation helps in final diagnosis in the matters of forensic interest such as antemortem and postmortem burns, age of injuries, electrical burns, firearm injuries and lesions. The tissues preserved by the autopsy surgeon for such purposes are examined in this institute to express a logical scientific conclusion.

This institute is pioneer in investigation of rape cases where most of the silent eye witness of the rape like dust, mud, water, vegetables, flora of the spot have been successfully linked with the spot ,victim and accused.

This laboratory is equipped with the cooling centrifuge, rotary microtom, deep freezer and microscopes.

Nearly 800 cases are being examined every year.