The Delhi State Legal Services Authority (DSLSA), in conjunction with the district legal services authorities (East, Northeast and Shahadra) organised a mega legal services camp on Saturday. The camp was organised from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at KendriyaVidyalaya, VigyanVihar.
Justice Gita Mittal, Acting Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court and executive chairman of DSLSA, inaugurated the camp. Justice C Harishankar, judge, High Court of Delhi, and Rajender Pal Gautam, Social Welfare Minister, Delhi Government, also graced the occasion.
The camp was based on the Delhi High Court Golden Jubilee motto of ‘increasing justice for all’. Various kiosks from government departments were set up for the convenience of the general public. These included kiosks for Aadhaar cards, senior citizen schemes, senior citizen legal assistance, labour laws assistance, East Delhi Municipal Corporation, Tihar Jail Haat, Delhi Police Assistance, Delhi health schemes, Banking assistance, traffic assistance, among others. School children and Tihar jail personnel organised cultural performances for camp attendees.
Almost 5,000 people attended the camp and availed benefits of several legal aid services.
The official press release can be accessed here.