Publish Date : 07/10/2021

Namchi, 3rd October: A Pan India Awareness and Outreach programme on the occassion of NALSA ‘AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAV’ was held at Yangang Haat Bazar, today. This outreach programme will continue till 14th November 2021.
The programme was organized by Taluk Legal Services Committee, South Sikkim at Yangang under the aegis of National Legal Services Authority.
The programme was chaired by the Learned Panel Advocate Mr. Bhupendra Giri, staff members of the D.L.S.A and T.L.S.C South Sikkim, officials from Social Welfare Department and Health Department along with the Panchayat Vice-President.
The main purpose of the programme was to spread awareness about various schemes under National Legal Services Authority i.e. Free Legal Aid, Mediation, Senior Citizens Act, 2007, Maintenance, Legal Literacy Mission, Domestic Violence etc.
There were around 50 people who attended the stall. The attendees interacted with the representatives of the Departments to address their problems and to procure appropriate advice and guidance.