Anindya Bangla Desk: Legal Aid Day 2023 was celebrated in Mymensingh. On the occasion of celebrating this day, a colorful rally and discussion meeting was held on the morning of Friday 28th April at the premises of the Cheep Judicial Court.
Mymensingh District Legal Aid Committee Chairman District Senior Sessions Judge Mumtaz Parveen presided over the event.
Acting District Legal Aid Committee Officer Senior Assistant Judge Pawan Chandra Barman delivered the welcome speech. He said the father of the nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, had written the constitution in 1972 and included the principles of democracy, human rights, social justice and equality along with the right of the poor people to get justice. His daughter first came to power in 1996 and in 2000 institutionalized the legal aid program at government expense. In this program, financially disadvantaged people, tribal, ethnic minorities, conciliation dispute resolution services, information and counseling services, all people regardless of financial status are entitled to free legal aid.
He also said that Mymensingh had 619 applications for settlement, out of which 604 have been settled, the number of government beneficiaries is 1674, and the settlement amount is over three crore two lakh rupees.
Women and Child Suppression Tribunal Judge District and Sessions Judge Anisur Rahman, Special Judge Shahadat Hossain, Cyber Tribunal Judge District Judge Bajlur Rahman, Chief Judicial Magistrate Mominul Islam, Deputy Commissioner Mostafizar Rahman, District Superintendent of Police Machum Ahmed Bhuia, Dist. Lawyers Association President Ed. Moazzem Hussain Babul, Public Prosecutor, Government Strategist, Legal Eight and Panel lawyers, NGO members, Rover Scout, BNCC, Law enforcement officers and some journalists from print and electronic media were present.
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