Muscat: The Public Prosecution Department on Thursday launched an online investigation Burhan (evidence) that ensures speedy investigation.
The ceremony was held under the auspices of Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan al Busaidy, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Judicial Council.
Al Busaidy said that the new online investigation system will develop means of investigation.
He added that steps are under way to finalise digital transformation in all related services. He underscored the significance of linking the Supreme Judicial Council with other government departments concerned.
After the launch, the department abolishes the presence of a guarantor/sponsor when investigating misdemeanour or other offences unless deemed necessary by the investigation procedure. The documents of the guarantor/sponsor and the accused shall not be seized.
Burhan is a step forward in realising the goals of Oman Vision 2040 for establishing a sustainable justice system that utilises modern techniques needed in the future. — ONA