Law College Dehradun organized a ‘Legal Literacy and Awareness Camp’ under the aegis of its Legal Aid Centre on 11th August 2018 in a Government Primary School, Baniyawala near Tea Garden, Prem Nagar.
A team of nine members consisting of Mitali, Shuchita Srivastava, Pramila Bhatt, Vaibhav Srivastav, Anshika, Satyajit, Shivam Grag, Arpit Singhal and Shivam Jindal conducted the event with an aim to promote ‘Legal Literacy and Awareness’ among young students. The program intended to notify the students about when and how to obtain suitable legal assistance, acquaint them & make them conscious about their legal rights & responsibility in order to exercise it appropriately, empower them regarding major issues such as sexual abuse, domestic violence and generate different kinds of skills and knowledge needed for various tasks in society. It all started with interacting, understanding and analyzing each student’s calibre and capability to imbibe knowledge by asking some general knowledge questions. The programme was concluded with distribution of books on legal awareness. The overwhelming response of the students was an encouragement for the ones who took steps for the betterment of the society at large.