Legal Aid is fundamentally important in a democratic, civilized society - Jeremy Corbyn
The VSLLS Legal Aid community organized an Intra Interactive Training Session for student coordinators of VIPS Legal Aid Clinic on 01st August 2019 at the VIPS campus. The session was chaired by Mr. Raman Kaushik, Advocate, Delhi High Court.
Various important aspects of Legal Aid centres that are required to be dealt by the VIPS Legal Aid Clinic like the objective of establishment of Legal Aid centres in Law colleges/Institutions, composition of Legal aid centres, functions of legal aid clinic, importance of conducting Legal Awareness Drives, School visits, the role of DSLSA in providing assistance to legal aid clinic, role of PLV’s, to name the few, were deliberated upon.
The students were educated and advised to enhance their capabilities in building a Legal Aid Society which would be of service for the society in the years to come, in unison with the motto of VIPS- Man making, Character building and Nation building. The session proved to be learning and beneficial experience for the students as they were also sensitized towards the upliftment of vulnerable sections of society. The participants were apprised about the procedure and norms to be followed while conducting extensive activities by Legal Aid Clinic. Various measures were suggested by the guest for yielding better results for the endeavours of VIPS Legal Aid Clinic.