Legal Aid Clinic

Legal Aid Clinic

Legal aid clinic has been established to extend the free legal advice, guidance, help to the needy persons in the society. In this academic year i.e. 2016-2017, an advertisement in the local newspaper is given for due publicity. In response to the advertisement total 8 cases were approached in the center about the disputes regarding agreement, partnership, divorce, custody of child, maintenance, dispute regarding appointment. The record of the said cases is kept in the clinic.

Initially detailed instructions are taken from the client. The problem is assessed and client is given advice which either helps them to file cases in the respective courts / lok-adalat/ tribunals or given counselling to resolve the dispute. Sometimes students also participate in the process to receive on hand training for receiving the instructions from the client. This service is given free of cost to the concerned person. This service marks a symbiotic association of academic and society, which mutually benefit each other.