Legal services camp on child rights held at Boomtar

Gangtok, 30 Nov [IPR]:

A legal Services camp was organized by District Legal Services Authority, West, in coordination with Sikkim State Legal Services Authority under the aegis of National Legal Services Authority at District Prison, Boomtar, Namchi, South Sikkim.

The program was chaired by Chairperson cum District & Sessions Judge, Jiwan Kr.Kharka, Ld. Secretary cum Chief Judicial Magistrate, Subarna Rai, Ex-Officio Chairperson cum Judicial Magistrate, Zamyang Choden Bhutia, panel advocates, Pujan Kharka and Bishal Pradhan.

Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act & Sikkim Anti-Drugs Act were discussed in brief along with various other child rights. The program concluded with an interactive session which witnessed the participation of many local residents.