BASAR, Sep 3: The District Legal Services Authority, Basar, West Siang organized a special legal awareness programme on child rights under NALSA scheme at Government 100 Girls Residential School, Gori-Basar.
On the occasion, advocate Kargo Bam spoke on “Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 and compensation under the Victim Compensation Scheme, 2011.
Advocate Mimar Basar spoke on the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence and Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act.
DLSA Chairman cum Additional District and Sessions Judge, Lobsang Tenzin spoke on the benefits of legal aid clinics, Lok Adalats and other benefits under the Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987 and Child Rights in India under NALSA Schemes.
The programme was also attended by BEO Nyami Nyodu, Libo Bam, CCRC, Headmistress Topi Riba, teaching staff and para-legal volunteers.