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Legal AID

Introduction

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Dipak Misra inaugurated the Legal Aid Clinic at School of Law Galgotias University on April 26, 2014. The Legal Aid Clinic has been set up in collaboration with the UP State Legal Service Authority in order to give effect to the policy and directions of the National Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987 and the National Legal Services Authority (Legal Aid Clinics) Scheme, 2010. The School of Law, Galgotias University established the Students Legal Aid Clinic to provide free legal aid to the poor, needy persons and the members of the weaker sections of the society. The Clinic has conducted legal awareness programs among people particularly illiterates and economically weaker section of the community, living in remote backward areas near the Law School and has created awareness about their legal rights and duties and to make them aware of the availability of various social welfare activities sponsored by the State and Central Government. Legal Aid Clinic of Galgotias University has been awarded with top ten best legal aid clinics title of India by Knowledge Steez EduHub in year 2018 and year 2019. The clinic is also awarded with title of Legal Aid Emerging 2020-21 by Allahabad University and Droit Penale Group at 4th National Symposium & Awards on 9th and 10th January, 2021.

Objective

With these 'Aims & Objectives', the Legal Aid Society of Galgotias Law School, Greater Noida will be active in three directions and make these three cells:

Right to Information Cell

Corruption was increasing in our country rapidly. People were not aware of the ways in which the public funds were being utilized. Thus, it was necessary to aware people about their right to information which help them to gain information from the central or state government.

Legal Awarness Cell

People are still not aware of their basic rights due to which the legal aid movement has not achieved its goal yet. It is the absence of legal awareness which leads to exploitation and deprivation of rights and benefits of the poor.

Women Empowernment Cell

There are many challenges that are currently plaguing the issues of women's rights in India. A lot of issues are redundant and quite basic which has been faced across the country; they are contributory causes to the overarching status of women in India.

Legal Aid Clinic - Faculty Team

Dr. Niteesh Kumar Upadhyay
Faculty Coordinator
Assistant Professor
School of Law
Galgotias University

Dr. Seema Yadav
Faculty Co-Coordinator
Professor
School of Law
Galgotias University

Dr. Narendra Bahadur Singh
Faculty Co-Coordinator
Associate Professor
School of Law
Galgotias University

Mr. Kalrav Krishna Tripathi
Faculty Co-Coordinator
Assistant Professor
School of Law
Galgotias University

Ms. Sugandha Chaudhary
Faculty Co-Coordinator
Assistant Professor
School of Law
Galgotias University

Legal Aid Clinic - Student Team

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