PDLSA organizes mini camp


Dimapur, July 21: The Phek District Legal Services Authority in collaboration with Social Welfare Department, Health and Family Welfare and Administration, Phek (Adhaar) organized a Mini Camp at Government High School, Chetheba Town, Phek.
The programme was chaired by Cheliam Khiamniungan, JMFC, District Court, Phek cum Secretary, Phek DLSA.
The welcome address was delivered by Yapangmenla, EAC, Chetheba Town who welcomed and thank the gathering for turning up for the camp.
A special song was presented by the Legal Literacy Club, Govt. High school, Chetheba .
Short speech was delivered by Theodore Yanthan,ADC, Chozuba appriciated the organisers for conducting the mini camp and encouraged the organisers to further continue similar camps in other sub- division too.
Sulupoyi Swiho , President, Chokri Area Public Organisation also thanked the organisers for conducting the mini camp and encouraged the gathering to avail the benefits.
Meshusayi Tetseo, CDPO I/C DWO, social welfare department, Phek highlighted on social welfare schemes namely Old age Pension Scheme, Widow Pension Scheme, Disabled Pension Scheme, Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojana and National Family Benefit Scheme and apprise the gathering of the required documents to avail the same.
The inaugural speech for the camp was delivered by Mezivolu T. Therieh, NJS, District & Session Judge, District Court Phek cum chairperson, Phek DLSA who stated that Phek DLSA in collaboration with the government department has organized the camp to legally empower the marginalized and excluded groups of the society by providing effective legal representation, legal literacy and awareness and bridging the gap between the legally available benefits and the entitled beneficiaries.
She also encouraged the gathering to be honest and inquire to get the right information about their rights and benefits and avail the same. And also encouraged the gathering to cooperate and support the administration for the betterment and development of the village community.
The concluding remark was delivered by Cheliam Khiamniungan, JMFC ,District Court, Phek cum Secretary, Phek DLSAthanked District administration for providing assistance to the Phek DLSA and also thanked the Headmaster, GHS, Phek, for allocating the school for conducting the program.
The program was attended by people from Thinyizu village, Khulazu Basa village, Khulazu Bawe village and Chesezu village. (Page News Service)