DLSA Bandipora holds awareness camp at Gurez

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BANDIPORA: District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) Bandipora organised an awareness camp on environment protection and laws governing the field at large on Thursday. The daylong programme was held under the chairmanship of Principal District and Sessions Judge Bandipora, Mr. Haqnawaz Zargar and was also attended by Judicial Magistrate Mr. Iqbal Akhoon, Sub Divisional Magistrate, Tehsildar, Block Medical Officer, Block Development Officer, Teachers besides, around 500 students of Government Degree College and Higher Secondary Grey.

Being first of such kind of camp organised in far off area of Grey the event attracted a large number of people.Speaking on the occasion, Principal District and Sessions Judge Bandipora said that protection of environment was a collective responsibility of all and youth in particular shall come forward and ensure implementation of laws governing the field, besides creating awareness among the people.He said that the efforts for environment protection shall not be confined to a particular day but it should be a round the year exercise with the active involvement of the society.He also highlighted various activities being carried out by the District Legal Society and process to get free legal advice and assistance for the needy people.