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Toxicology Division deals with the examination of –


Gastric Juice – In case of living person to identify the poison consumed by the victim.

Viscera (portion of liver, stomach, and intestine), blood, urine, sweat, vomit etc. – To identify the poison in the case of death due to poisoning.

Drugs, drinks, spurious liquor and containers/injections etc. – To identify the poisons caused by the products.

Hair, Nail and Bone – In case of Arsenic, Mercury, etc poisoning.

Liquors & illicit liquor – To detect the quality of the liquor under MLTP Act and other illicit liquors.

Alcohol – To detect traces of Alcohol in blood.

Soot deposits – in burnt bodies.


Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Narayan National Portal of India (india.gov.in) Mizoram State Police Bureau of Police Research and Development National Crime Record Bureau State Portal of Mizoram (mizoram.gov.in) Directorate of Forensic Science Services (MHA)