The Legal awareness rally aimed to make a significant impact by educating individuals about their fundamental right to access justice on National Legal Service Day. With the goal of cultivating a more informed and empowered society, the rally concentrated on raising awareness about legal services and their importance in ensuring a fair and equitable judicial system.
The event kicked off with an energetic march, featuring participants carrying banners and placards displaying messages advocating for legal rights and justice. Held on 09.11.2023 in commemoration of National Legal Service Day, the rally had the theme, “Access to Justice is a right to all – Know your right.” It commenced at 10:30 AM from Thiruporur bus terminus, with approximately 50 students from all sections of the 3rd and 2nd-year batches. The Para-legal Volunteers of the Legal Aid Clinic of VMLS organized the rally under the guidance of its faculty coordinator, Dr. Krishna Kishore.
Students held banners and placards bearing the theme and associated slogans, respectively. The rally concluded at Thiruporur Govt Boys Hr. Sec. School at 11:00 AM, and from there, students returned to the college via the college bus.
We extend our gratitude to our Legal Aid Coordinator, Mr. Krishna Kishore, for making this event a grand success. Special appreciation goes to Ms. Chesha.P. Chellappan and Dr. Gnana Sanga Mithra for their support. Lastly, we thank our Dean, Dr. Ananth Padmanaban, for his constant support and guidance.
Overall, the legal awareness rally acted as a catalyst for change, empowering individuals to assert their rights and fostering a society that values justice and equality.