Baramulla, 11 November: As part of recently launched “Nationwide Outreach Campaign” that was launched on November 09 with the purpose to organize door to door awareness Programmes, an awareness camp was today organized by Tehsil Legal Services Authority Sopore with Additional District and Sessions Judge Shazia Tabasum as the chief guest.
Senior Superintendent of Police Baramulla Mir Imtiyaz Hussain,Chief Judical Magistrate Sopore Masarat Rahooi, , District Mobile Magistrate Jehangir Ahmad Bakshi, Sub-Judge Uri, President Bar Association Sopore, various legal experts besides a huge gathering of students were present on the occasion.
A series of lectures were delivered by the experts during which stress was laid on awareness dissemination among masses with respect to legal and other necessary judicial services.
Speaking on the occasion, Shazia Tabasum highlighted the importance of the programme and said that programme is being organized with the purpose of educating the people about various legal services. She also reiterates the TLSA’s commitment of providing free legal aid especially to the destitute and downtrodden sections of the society.
SSP Baramulla Mir Imtiyaz during his address hails the concerned for organizing the programme and said that police department will ensure every possible support in the outreach programme. He underlined the importance of lok Adalats being organized by various Legal Service Authorities and said that the initiative has helped in delivering the speedy justice to the people.
Chief Judicial Magistrate who is also the Chairperson of Tehsil Legal Service Authority Sopore, during her speech signified the importance of the programme and said that basic aim of the programme is to convey the message about various legal services among people.
Earlier a ‘Walkathon’ with the theme “Connecting to Serve” was organized in which a large number of students of various educational institutions participated. The Walkathon was flagged off by Additional Deputy Commissioner Sopore Khursheed Ahmad Shah which starts at Court Complex and was concluded at Welkin School Sopore.
2015 Kashmir Despatch