Sunday, 13 December 2015
Bicholim Free Legal Aid Cell conducts talks on Biodiversity and Mhadei Water Dipute
Bicholim Free Legal Aid Cell of V.M.Salgaocar College of Law organised a legal literacy programme on 13th of December 2015 at Ideal School, Pilgao, Bicholim, Goa.
Mr. Rajendra Kerkar, a well-known environmentalist and conservationist, spoke on “The legal and social facets of Mhadei issue" highlighting the major aspects of Interstate water dispute concerning Mhadei River between Goa and Karnataka. He also spoke about conserving water and impact of water pollution; and issues relating to mining and impact of the same.
This was followed by a presentation on "Biodiversity of Goa" by Mr. Paresh Parab, RFO in Forest Department of Goa, wherein he showed pictures of different species of
Prof. Amod Shirali, the faculty in charge of Bicholim Cell attended the program.
The Student in charge Ms.Sunita Tari spoke about the services rendered by the legal aid cells of the College. Mr.Harshawardhan Garde introduced the guests and vote of thanks was given by Mr. Mandar Naik. Miss Dhanada Manerkar was the comperer.