District Legal Services Authority
The District Legal Services Authority (DLSA), Imphal East is functioning from an office located at the court building of the Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal East, at Lamphelpat Court Complex. The District & Sessions Judge, Imphal East and the Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal East are the Chairman and Secretary respectively of the DLSA, Imphal East. The DLSA provides free legal service to the persons who fulfill the criteria laid down under the Legal Services Authority Act, 1987. At present, 5 (five) number of legal aid clinics are functioning in Imphal East district. They are:
(i) Legal Aid Clinic, CoNe, Palace Compound;
(ii) Legal Aid Clinic, Jiribam;
(iii) Legal Aid Clinic, Chanam Sandrok;
(iv) Legal Aid Clinic, Nongbrang, Tumukhong; and
(v) Legal Aid Clinic, Central Jail, Sajiwa.