Tiruchirappalli - District Legal Services Authority
This is an Authority known for its unique and excellence in Service to the needy. This Authority had been established under Section 9 of the Legal Services Authority 1987. It is housed at the ADR Building, District Court Campus, Trichy. It has been functioning under the chairmanship of the Principal District Judge, Governed and Controlled by the State Legal Services Authority, Chennai and National Legal Services Authority, New Delhi. This Authority is committed to serve the people / Accused who are unable to engage a lawyer of their own choice, owing to their poverty in order to defend / prosecute on behalf of them before the court of law. In order to settle the problem concerning with the legal proceedings and non-legal proceedings, the persons such as a member of scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes, a victim of trafficking in human beings and any other crimes a woman or child, Physically Challenged persons, Victim of mass disaster, entire Violence, caste atrocity, industrial disorder Natural Calamity etc. are at liberty to approach this Authority.
An another facet of this Authority, is that periodically and regularly conducting Legal Awakening Programme on Legal Literacy and in order to make aware of the peoples of various walks of life about the application of law in their day-to-day life. This Authority has established 36 number of Legal Aid Clinics at 36 centers including educational institutions, such as schools, Colleges and University in order to create an awareness among the students Community in respect of laws.
The Authority has been periodically conducting a periodical Lok – Adalat and Pre-sittings in order to settle the dispute arise out of Bank Loan transactions, Matrimonial Matters and Land disputes. The persons who need of Legal assistance are at liberty to approach this Authority. The District Legal Services Authority, Tiruchirappalli has committed itself to serve the society in order to bring hormony and peace on every walks of life.
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