Training for SLSA Panel Advocates

Gangtok, 31 Mar:

Sikkim State Legal Services Authority [SLSA] under the guidance of Judge, High Court of Sikkim, Justice Meenakshi Madan Rai, who is also the Executive Chairperson of Sikkim SLSA conducted a 'Training and Sensitization Programme for the Panel Advocates of Sikkim SLSA below 8 years of practice at the Bar' at the auditorium of the High Court of Sikkim today for sensitizing the Panel Advocates on Cross Examination, Remand/Bail and Juvenile Justice, a press release informs.

The programme was attended by 57 Panel Advocates from all the four districts.

Justice Meenakshi Madan Rai apprised the participants on 'Cross-Examination' while Judge, High Court of Sikkim, Justice Bhaskar Raj Pradhan, spoke on Remand/Bail. Panel Advocate, Sikkim SLSA, Tashi Rapten Barfungpa, briefed on Juvenile Justice.

During the said programme, a presentation on National Legal Services Authority’s [NALSA’s] new web portal was also presented by System Assistant, Sikkim SLSA, Sisir Chettri.

The welcome address was delivered by Member Secretary, Sikkim SLSA, KW Bhutia, while the vote of thanks was proposed by Deputy Secretary, Bikash