Legal awareness camp held for students

YINGKIONG, Sep 16: A day-long legal awareness camp was organized by the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) of Upper Siang district to create awareness regarding various provisions of law for students of Government Town Secondary School on Saturday.
Addressing the participants, Secretary DLSA, Mary Kamsi briefed about the programme and schemes available under legal aid services and urged the students to avail benefits of legal services.
Further, resource persons, including advocates Dipi Tasing and Akoying Tekseng spoke on topics like Access to Justice for all under Legal Service Authority Act, 1987; Juvenile Justice Board; Right to Education Act,2009; Child Labour Prohibition Regulation Act; Child Marriage Prohibition Act, 2006 and the POCSO Act. (DIPRO)