South Dinajpur
South Dinajpur

District Legal Service Authority

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DISTRICT LEGAL SERVICES AUTHORITY (DLSA)  DAKSHIN  DINAJPUR AT BALURGHAT                                                                  PRESENT OFFICERS        

  • Chairman : Shri Sukhendu Das,District & Sessions Judge,Dakshin Dinajpur at Balurgat.  
  • Secretary : Smt. Kusumika Dey Mitra     STAFFS     Presently D.L.S..A, Dakshin Dinajpur at Balurghat has (five) staffs and S.D.L.S.C, Balurghat has 3 (three) staffs.   

                                   OBJECTIVE 1) Providing Free & Competent Legal Services.   Who are entitled for the Free Legal Services? Woman or Child Member of Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe An Industrial Labour Victim of Trafficking in Human beings or “Beggar” as referred to in Article 23 (1) of the Constitution of India. Mentally Challenged or Physically disabled person. Victim of Mass Disaster, Ethnic Violence, Caste atrocity, flood, drought, earth quake or industrial disaster A person, who is in custody in a protective home or in a Juvenile home or in a Psychiatric hospital or Psychiatric Nursing Home A male having annual income of less than Rs. 1,00,000/- (Rupees One Lac), if the case is before any Court other than the Hon’ble Supreme Court and having annual income of less than Rs. 1,25,000/- (Rupees One lac and Twenty five thousand), if the case is before the Hon’ble Supreme Court. 2) Promoting Legal Awareness among mass. 3) Organizing Lok Adalats on 3rd Sunday of every month. 4) Providing free legal aids to the people entitled to, through Village Legal Care & Support Centres (previously known as Village Legal Aid Clinic), operating in different Gram Panchayats of the District.                                   ENTITLEMENT   Who are entitled for the Free Legal Services? Woman or Child. Member of Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe. An Industrial Labour. Victim of Trafficking in Human beings or “Beggar” as referred to in Article 23 (1) of the Constitution of India. Mentally Challenged or Physically disabled person. Victim of Mass Disaster, Ethnic Violence, Caste atrocity, flood, drought, earth quake or industrial disaster. A person, who is in custody in a protective home or in a Juvenile home or in a Psychiatric hospital or Psychiatric Nursing Home. A male having annual income of less than Rs. 1,00,000/- (Rupees One Lac), if the case is before any Court other than the Hon’ble Supreme Court and having annual income of less than Rs. 1,25,000/- (Rupees One lac and Twenty five thousand), if the case is before the Hon’ble Supreme Court.                                   

 STATISTICS 

  • Disposal of Cases through National Lok Adalat, held on 23.11.2013 :-
No. of Pre-Litigation Cases Referred:No. of Post-Litigation Cases Referred:Total No. of Cases Referred:No. of Pre-Litigation Cases Settled:No. of Post-Litigation Cases Settled:Total No. of Cases Settled:Award Amount (Rs.):Spot Collection (Rs.):Fine Realised: 625108733170632331,78,08,879/-4,62,030/-3,275/-

  

  • No. of Free Legal Aid Beneficiaries for the year 2013: 81 (Eighty one).

 

  • No. of Free Legal Aid Beneficiaries for the year 2014 (up to 31st March): 67 (Sixty seven).

 

  • Last Legal Awareness Camp organized: Recently a Legal Awareness Camp was arranged on 18.03.2014 at Hili Block of Balurghat Sub-Division, District Dakshin Dinajpur, for the Unorganized Sector Workers.

   VILLAGE LEGAL CARE & SUPPORT CENTRES DLSA, Dakshin Dinajpur at Balurghat has opened the following Village Legal Care & Support Centres (previously known as Village Legal Aid Clinic) manned by Para Legal Volunteers (PLVs), in different Gram Panchayats of the District to provide Legal Aids : Block wise list of Gram Panchyats:  BALURGHAT BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Boaldar2.Bolla3.Chingishpur4.Nazirpur5.Bhatpara6.Chakbhrigu7.Danga8.Amritakhanda9.Patiram

     BANSHIHARI BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Brajaballabhpur2.Ellahabad3.Shibpur4.Mahabari

  GANGARAMPUR BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Sukdevpur2.Uday3.Belbari-I4.Gangarampur

  HARIRAMPUR BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Bagichapur2.Saiyadpur (manned by 1 Lawyer & 2 PLVs)

  HILI BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Dhalpara2.Jamalpur3.Panjul4.Binshira5.Hili

  KUMARGANJ BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Batun2.Deor3.Jakirpur4.Bhour5.Mohana6.Ramkrishnapur7.Safanagar

      KUSHMANDI BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Beroil2.Kalikamore3.Karanji4.Kushmandi

  TAPAN BLOCK 

SL. NO.NAME OF THE GRAM PANCHAYAT1.Rampara Chenchra (manned by 1 Lawyer & 2 PLVs)2.Autina3.Dwipkhanda4.Malancha5.Ramchandrapur6.Harsura

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CONTACT US   :-    Office of the District Legal Services Authority                                                   District Judge’s Court Complex Dakshin Dinajpur at Balurghat Phone No. 03522- 251096 / 259528                                                  E-mail: ddinajpur.dlsa@gmail.com 

 

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