Concerned Women’s Forum for Self Upliftment (CWFSU) and Leishemlon Marup Singjamei Oinam Leirak under the sponsorship of State Legal Service Authority, Manipur Imphal West, today jointly organised one day legal awareness program at Singjamei Chingamakha Oinam Leirak Community Hall.
Speaking on the occasion as chief guest, district and session judge, Imphal East, A Guneshwar Sharma said that the awareness program is being organised to spread the awareness of various central welfare schemes, laws for women’s protection and other general laws to the people of the state. The program will also include the awareness of Lok Adalat to the public and various cases wherein justice could be done through Lok Adalat. He further said that mob justice is illegal and it should be stopped. He said that every criminal cases should be proceeded to the law court. Nobody is above the law and nobody can take the law to their own hand .He also gave example of the recent incident at which a person was wrongly punished due to mob justice.
The program was also attended by CJM, Imphal West, RK Memcha, President, CWFSU, Dr Meinam Binota and President, Leishemlon Marup Oinam Leirak, Potsangbam Raghumani Singh as guests of honour and President respectively.