Legal Services

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LEGAL SERVICES

            District Legal Services Authority, Saiha District, Saiha is established under the Legal Services Authority Act, 1987 (Act 39 of 1987) with the Mizoram State Legal Services Authorities Rules, 1996 and the Mizoram State Legal Services Authority Regulations, 1998. Main functions are as follows-

  • Legal Awareness
  • Free Legal Aid to the needy
  • Organisation of Lok Adalat

      Saiha District Legal Services Authority constituted in exercise of the power conferred under sub-section (1) of section 9 of the Legal Services Authority Act, 1987 read with rule 10 of the  Mizoram State Legal Services Authorities Rules, 1996 is given below-

DISTRICT LEGAL SERVICES AUTHORITY, SAIHA DISTRICT- SAIHA

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Names/Composition

Position/ Status

1.

District Judge, Lunglei

Chairman

2.

Deputy Commissioner, Saiha

Ex. Officio Member

3.

Superintendent of Police, Saiha

Ex. Officio Member

4.

President, MTP Headquarters, Saiha

Nominated Member

5.

President, Saiha Group YMA

Nominated Member

6.

President, MCHP Headquarters, Saiha

Nominated Member

7.

President, MHIP Sub- Headquarters, Saiha

Nominated Member

8.

President, MJA, Saiha

Nominated Member

It was constituted under Notification No. J. 11014/1/98- LJE/69, the 2nd June, 2010 Vide, the Mizoram Gazette, Ext. Ordinary; Vol. XXXIX, Dt. 8.6.2010, Issue No. 188.

 

 

 

 

      However, the chief functionary in the District Legal Services Authority is the Secretary of Saiha District Legal Services Authority, he dealt daily business and carried out of the various programmes and schemes in the district.

 

INCUMBENCY LIST OF SECRETARY, DISTRICT LEGAL SERVICES AUTHORITY, SAIHA

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Names/Incumbents

Period

From

To

1.

Shri. Laldinpuia Tlau, MJS

2.7.2010

1.5.2013

2.

Dr. H.T.C. Lalrinchhana, MJS

6.5.2013

Till date

         

 

      Rules and Regulations etc. governing its functions are listed below-

 

  1. National Legal Services Authority (Lok Adalat) Regulations, 2009
  2. National Legal Services Authority (Free and Competent Legal Services) Regulations, 2010
  3. National Legal Services Authority (Legal Aid Clinics) Regulations, 2011
  4. National Legal Services Authority (Legal Services Clinics in Universities, Law Colleges and other Institutions) Scheme, 2013
  5. National Legal Services Authority (Legal Services to the Mentally ill Persons and Persons with Mental Disabilities) Scheme, 2010
  6. National Legal Services Authority (Legal Services to the Workers in the Unorganised Sector) Scheme, 2010
  7. Scheme for Legal Services to Disaster Victims through Legal Services Authority
  8. The Mizoram Victims of Crime Compensation Scheme, 2011 etc. etc.

 

      Legal Aid Clinics were also established at (i) Tuipang (ii) in the premises of District Jail, Saiha (iii) Front Office of District Court, Saiha totaling three (3) Legal Aid Clinics for the whole district of Saiha. Para Legal Volunteers (PLVs) for the whole of Saiha District are as follows :-

 

PLVs- SAIHA RURAL DEVELOPMENT BLOCK, STATIONED AT SAIHA

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Names

Address

Contact No.

 

 

1.

Mr. B.B. Pacho

Vengpui-II, Saiha

09862552679

 

 

2.

Mr. C.Z. Hluna

ECM Veng, Saiha

08730970403

 

 

3.

Mr. Vanlalhruaia Kompa

New Saiha 'E'-1, Saiha

09402516918

 

 

4.

Mr. Vabeirona Hlychho

New Colony-1, Saiha

09612223770

 

 

The above listed PLVs manned Legal Aid Clinics at District Jail , Saiha and Front Office of District Court

 

 

PLVs- TUIPANG RURAL DEVELOPMENT BLOCK, STATIONED AT TUIPANG

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Names

Address

Contact No.

 

 

1.

Mr. Jacoba

Venghlun, Tuipang

08730976191

 

 

2.

Mr. Bethlehema

Venghlun, Tuipang

09862818350

 

 

3.

Miss Angeli

Venghlun, Tuipang

09862887313

 

 

4.

Mr. Laldinsanga

Venglai, Tuipang

09612799119

 

 

5.

Miss Zoluti

Bazar Veng, Tuipang

08974355383

 

 

The above listed PLVs manned Legal Aid Clinic at Tuipang

 

          Meanwhile, Lok Adalat is regularly organized in the Lok Adalat room (Top floor) at District Court building, Saiha, followings are the names and particulars of Conciliators-

 

LOK ADALAT CONCILIATORS, DISTRICT COURT- SAIHA

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Conciliator's name

Address

Contact No.

Remarks

1.

Dr. H.T.C. Lalrinchhana, MJS

Judge's Bungalow No. 1, New Saiha 'W'

09436158610

Judicial Officer

2.

Mr. T. Lalhmachhuana, MJS

Judge's Bungalow No. 2, New Saiha 'W'

09436144496

Judicial Officer

3.

Mr. J.S. Beizawzilai

Tlangkawn, Saiha

09862327057

Advocate

4.

Smt. N. Gracy

New Colony-II

08730971609

Social Worker/ Village Council President

5.

Mr. Jefrey Khara

New Colony- I

09436776563

Social Worker/ Journalist

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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