"Legal Awareness Camp-cum- Free Legal Aid Counseling organized by the District Legal Service Authority, Roing"

Roing, November’17: Legal Awareness Camp-cum- Free Legal Aid Counseling was organized by the District Legal Service Authority, Roing in collaboration with Roing Bar Association, Lower Dibang Valley District at GHSS Bolung here today. The programme was attended by Legal Aid Counsels, Advt. Mr. Atet Pertin, Advt. Mr. Kange Tayeng, Advt. Miss Minni Linggi and Advt. Miss Bulla Pulu, Shri Abu Saring, Principal, GHSS Bolung, Teachers, students, public and other officials.

Shri Tage Halley, CJM-cum-Member Secretary, DLSA while highlighting the aims and objective of the programme informed that holding of legal awareness programme in different section in the district is an attempt to provide basic legal knowledge and to provide legal Aids to the eligible individuals under the programme. He also informed that the 10 days legal awareness programme which was started from 9th November’17 will end on 18th November. He also sought full co-operation for successful conduct of the programme in empowering UTPs/ Citizens with legal Knowledge.

On the occasion, CJM and other Legal Aid Counsels spoke on Various topic and issues related to fundamental Rights & duties, Legal Aid Clinic, Lok Adalat, woman’s Rights to protect from domestic violence & U/S 125 CRPC, Arunachal Pradesh victim compensation scheme,2011, consumers Rights, POCSO, Right to Education, Legal aspect of drug abuse (NDPS, ACT.1985) & AFR, 1945 etc .

NALSA’s documentary display during the awareness programme and prizes were also distributed to the winner of essay competition on the occasion.

As a part of Legal Awareness campaign in the district Motor Vehicle/Bike Rally was also organized by Lower Dibang Valley District Legal Service Authority .The Rally was started from General ground, Roing at 8.30 am to Govt Higher Secondary School, Bolung through NH-37 & 313 and Vice-versa culminating at the same ground, Roing at 1400 hrs after day long holding of legal Awareness Camp at GHSS, Bolung.

Source : DIPRO, Roing