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Help desk inaugurated at JJB Udhampur

Secretary District Legal Services Authority, Udhampur (Sub Judge) Sandeep Kour today inaugurated help desk for people at Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) Kaller Udhampur.

Juvenile Board has been already opened here few months back and is dealing with all the cases relating to juveniles in conflict with law who have not attained the age of 18 years.

Secretary DLSA, while Speaking on the occasion, said that in the wake of recent increase in crimes against children, Juvenile Justice Boards have been established to provide justice to juveniles. She added that help desk will act as a bridge between needy and juveniles to help people in mitigating their problems related to juveniles.

She added that the help desk will remain open during office time and a Retainer lawyer will be available for service on every Saturday. Para Legal Volunteer will also attend desk on every alternative day and will guide the people relating to juvenile problems and how the justice could be delivered to them.

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