Wednesday, 29 September 2021

The Year of the Webinar: 2021

 Adapting to the novel situation as demanded by the pandemic, following the new norms of online activities and programs, the Cells conducted various legal literacy programs by way of webinars. Some of which are online panel discussion on law on suicide, cybercrimes, road traffic, animal rights, labour laws, children’s rights, women’s rights and human rights. Covid related information pertaining to vaccination, testing, medication, hospital facilities etc was also disseminated

Posted by Pearl Monteiro 



Saturday, 9 January 2021

V.M. Salgaocar College of Law, Goa wins “Legal Aid Best Performer” award


Legal Aid Society, V.M. Salgaocar College of Law, Goa recently won the “Legal Aid Best Performer” award at the 4th National Symposium & Awards ceremony held on 9th & January 2021, organized by the Droit Penale Group, A Unit of Arjun Das Gulati Memorial Society, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. The award was received virtually by the Principal & Director of Legal Aid Society, Dr. Shaber Ali G.

‘Droit Penale Group’ is an initiative taken in the legal field to provide the discussions on minute nuances involved in the intricacies of law in a simple and qualified manner. The Arjun Das Gulati Memorial Society which is registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860, has catered to the objectives of Droit Penale Group.

Posted by Pearl Monteiro 

(Associate Director)

Sunday, 8 November 2020

Say it to Win it




    “Can't afford it? So we provide it!  Working   our way towards the welfare of people.” - Deborah Calangutkar (1st Prize)

 “Legal aid anywhere ensures providence of justice everywhere” - Meghana  Naik (Second Prize)

   "A Welfare State without Legal Aid Services is a body without soul." - Anjali Bhamaikar  (Third Prize) 

These slogans  penned by our uber talented students swept all the prizes at the SLOGAN WRITING COMPETITION organized by the North Goa District Legal Services Authority,  Panaji, on the Theme – “Role of Legal Aid in Promoting Welfare of People”



Posted by Pearl Monteiro 

(Associate Director)

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

MALA FREE LEGAL AID CELL Highlights 2019-2020



Highlights  2019-2020

Place: B.N. Melvani Recreational Centre for Senior citizens

Day: Saturday                      Time : 3:00pm – 5:00pm

Vanmahotsava at Jail 
Major Programme legal aid for senior citizens 

awareness on mediation

Rights of Seniors 
Rights of Disabled 
Legal Aid for Seniors