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Activities 2013

       
   

Cultural Programme : KELSA in association with Peoples Cuncil for Social Justice, Child Welfare Committee, Ernakulam and Social Justice Department arranged a cultural programme on 30-12-2013 for the children of Government Children's Home for Girls at Kakkanad, Ernakulam in connection with New Year Celebration.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice Kurian Joseph, Judge, Supreme Court of India inaugurated the function.  Justice K. John Mathew, Former Judge, High Court of Kerala and President PCSJ presided over the function.   Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA noted Cine & Serial Artist Smt. Poornima Indrajith, officials from Social Justice Department, Peoples Council for Social Justice and Child Welfare Committee were the dignitaries attended the programme.   The inaugural function was followed by Thiruvathirakali by the students of Smt. Malathi G. Menon and other cultural programme.

   
   
   
       
   

Mega Medical Camp for Tribals : KELSA in association with Kunnathunad Taluk Legal Services Committee organized a Mega Medical Camp for the tribals at Pongunchodu tribal Colony in Vengoor Grama Panchayath on 08-12-2013.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA inaugurated the Medical Camp. Sri. P. Ubaid, Prl. District Judge, Ernakulam presided over the function.   Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA delivered the keynote address.  Smt. Sreekala Suresh, District Judge and Chairperson, TLSC Kunnathunad, Sri. Reji Ittoop, Block Panchayath President, Sri. Babu Joseph, Standing Committee Chairman, District Panchayath, 19 doctors, 25 paramedical staffs and other dignitaries attended the programme.

   
       
   
   
   
   

Law Day : KELSA in association with Kerala High Court Advocates Association is celebrated Law Day on 26th Novemeber 2013  at High Court Auditorium.  The Hon'ble Chief Justice of High Court of Kerala and Patron-in-Chief, KELSA Dr. Justice Manjula Chellur,  inaugurated the programme in the meeting presided over by Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA.  Sri. V. Giri, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, former Judge, High Court of Kerala delivered a lecture on the topic 'Judicial Appointments Commission - a Constitutional Perspective' .  Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA, Sri. Babu Paul, President, High Court Advocates Association, Sri. Unnikrishnan V. Alappat, Secretary, High Court Advocates Association were among the dignitaries present on the ocassion.

   
   
   
       
   

NATIONAL LOK ADALAT : KELSA in association with Kerala High Court Legal Services Committee is organised National Lok Adalat at High Court Auditorium on 23rd November 2013.

   
   
   
     
   

Childrens Day : Kerala State Legal Services Authority arranged a cultural programme for the inmates of Government Children's Home for Girls and Juvenile Home for Boys at Kakkanad, Ernakulam.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA inaugurated the programme.  Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA Cine artist Smt. K.P.A.C. Lalitha and Smt. Asha Sarath, Adv. Subash Chand, officials from Social Justice Department, Peoples council for Social Justice were among the dignitaries present. Sri. Kalanikethan Jimmy, Sri. Saju Kodiyan, Sri. Raj Sahib and others presented a mimicry programme on the occasion.

   
   
   
   
       
   

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION (ADR) CENTRE at Thiruvananthapuram: The Hon'ble Chief Justice of High Court of Kerala and Patron-in-Chief, KELSA Dr. Justice Manjula Chellur,  inaugurated the first Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) Centre in Kerala at the District Court Premises at Vanchiyoor, Thiruvananthapuram on 9th November 2013 in the meeting presided over by  Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice Thottathil B. Radhakrishnan, Judge, High Court of Kerala & Judge in Charge of Thiruvananthapuram Judicial District and Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Siri Jagan, Judge, High Court of Kerala and the President, Board of Governors, Kerala State Mediation and Concilliation Centre were present on the occasion.  Sri. B. Sudheendra Kumar, Chairman, DLSA, Thiruvananthapuram, Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA, Sri. K. Sathyan, Director, Kerala State Mediation & Conciliation Centre, Sri. C. Pratheep Kumar, Secretary, DLSA, Thiruvananthapuram, Sri. K.P. Jayachandran, President, Bar Association, Thiruvananthapuram, Sri. S.K. Ashok Kumar, District Government Pleader & Public Prosecuter, Thiruvananthapuram, Sri. Punchakkary G. Raveendran Nair, Co-ordinator of Mediators, District Mediation Centre, Thiruvananthapuram, Sri. Anayara Shaji, Secretary, Bar Association, Thiruvananthapuram were among the dignitaries present on the ocassion.

   
   
   
   
   
   
       
   

Legal Workshop : KELSA in association with CREDAI and Kanivu Charitable Society organised a Legal Workshop on 'Challennges and opportunities in integrating migrant workers for inclusive growth'  on 7th September 2013 at High Court Auditorium.  The programme was  inaugurated by Hon'ble Mr. Justice J.B. Koshy, Former Chief Justice of Patna High Court & Chairperson, Kerala State Human Rights Commission in the meeting presided over by Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA. Keynote address was delivered by Sri. Shibu Baby John, Hon'ble Minister for Labour, Kerala State. Sri P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA, Sri. John Thomas, President, CREDAI, Kochi, Sri. Prince Joseph, Chairman, Builders Association of India, Kochi Centre, Adv. Litto Palathingal, President, Kanivu Charitable Society and Sri. J. Paul Raj, Secretary, CREDAI were among the dignitaries present on the occasion. The academic sessions were led by Adv. Asok B. Shenoy, Sri. M.V. Antony, Dr. A.K. Srihari, Sri. K.J. James IPS, Dr. P.K. Jameela, Sri. P.A.M. Ibrahim and Sri. K.K. Vinayan.

   

Legal Literacy Camp : KELSA in association with District Legal Services Authority, Kollam, Taluk Legal Services Committee, Kottarakkara, Bar Association, Kottarakkara and Grama Panchayat, Kadakkal organised a Legal Literacy Camp on 24th August 2013 at Sreesailam Auditorium, Kadakkal, Kollam.  The programme was inaugurated by Hon'ble Dr. Justice Manjula Chellur, Chief Justice, High Court of Kerala and Patron-in-Chief, KELSA in the meeting presided over by Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA. Keynote address was delivered by Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Siri Jagan, Judge, High Court of Kerala.  Sri. K.N. Balagopal, Member of Parliament, Sri. N. Peethamabarakurup, Member of Parliament, Sri. Mullakkara Ratnakaran, Member of Legislative Assembly, Sri P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA, Sri. Asok Menon, District Judge, Kollam, Smt. R.Latha, President, Gramma Panchayat, Kadakkal and Sri. Bhuvanachandra Babu, President, Bar Association, Kottarakkara were among the dignitaries present on the occasion.

   
    One Day Seminar on Legal Awareness : KELSA in association with Sree Narayana Mandira Samiti, Mumbai organized a one day seminar on Legal Awareness on Sunday 16th June, 2013 at International Centre for Sree Narayana Guru Studies, Navi Mumbai.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice C.N. Ramachandran Nair, Chairman, Dam Safety Commission, Kerala (Former Judge, High Court of Kerala & Former Executive Chairman, KELSA) inaugurated the programme.  Sri P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA and Adv. S. Subash Chand led the academic sessions.
   
   
       
   
   

Mega Legal Literacy Camp : KELSA in association with DLSA Kollam, TLSC Kottarakkara, Bar Association Kottarakkara and Grama Panchayath, Chithara is organised a Mega Legal Literacy Camp on 2nd and 3rd  June 2013 at  Iris Auditorium, Chithara for the benefit of tribals and general public.  The programme was inaugurated by Hon'ble Mr. Justice P.Sathasivam, Judge, Supreme Court of India and Executive Chairman, NALSA in the meeting presided over by Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Manjula Chellur, Chief Justice, High Court of Kerala and Patron-in-Chief, KELSA.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA rendered the keynote address.  Special address was delivered by Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Siri Jagan, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Hon'ble Mr. Justice P.D. Rajan, Judge, High Court of Kerala.  Sri. S. Muraleedharan Nair, President, Grama Panchayath, Chithara, Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA, Sri. P. Bhuvanachandra Babu, President, Bar Association, Kottarakkara, Smt. Rejila Noushad, Sri. Humayoon Kabeer, Smt. Ananda Kusumam, Sri. O.A. Rasheed, Sri Jupudi Prasad, Sri. Mullakkara Retnakaran, MLA, Sri. N. Peethambara Kurup, MP, Sri. G. Radhakrishnan, District Judge and Sri. Cherian K. Kuriakose were among the dignitaries present on the occasion.  The academic sessions were led by Dr. S. Usha, Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.P. Balachandran. Dr. K.P. Ouseph, Dr. J. Mohanraj, Adv. N. Satheesh Chandran, Adv. Suresh Babu and Adv. P.K. Raveendran.

   
   
   
   
   

Women's Day : KELSA in association with Kerala Ferderation of Women Lawyers (K.F.W.L.) observed International Women's Day 2013 on 8th March 2013 at High Court Auditorium. Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Manjula Chellur, Chief Justice, High Court of Kerala and Patron-in-Chief, KELSA inaugurated the function in the meeting presided over by Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA.  Hon'ble Mrs. Justice K.K. Usha, Former Chief Justice of High Court of Kerala delivered the keynote address.  The seminar session commenced at 10 A.M. on 9th March 2013 with a presentation by Hon'ble Mr. Justice Babu Mathew P. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala on the Topic "Social, Cultural and Legal Reforms for Protecting Women".  Senior Advocate V.P. Seemandhini, President K.F.W.L., Sri. Babu Paul, President, Kerala High Court Advocates Association and Smt. Shyja, Deputy Secretary, KELSA were among the dignitaries present on the occasion.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice Babu Mathew P. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala , Sri. N.N. Sugunapalan, Senior Advocate, High Court of Kerala, Dr. S.D. Singh, Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA, Sri. Kurian Kannamthanam, Senior Advocate and Smt V.P. Seemandhini, Senior Advocate handled the academic sessions on 9th March 2013.

   
   
   
   
   
   

Permanent Lok Adalat (PLA)  :  Permanent Lok Adalat (PLA) at Kozhikode was inaugurated on 2nd February, 2013 at Court Complex, Kozhikode by Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA in the meeting presided over by Sri. P. Ubaid, District Judge, Kozhikode.  Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA delivered the keynote address.  Sri. N. Bhaskaran Nair, President, Calicut Bar Association, Sri. M.P. Ismail, Designated Chairman, PLA, Kozhikode, Sri. K. Alikoya, District Government Pleader, Kozhikode, Sri. K. Manojkumar, Sri. Devasan. K and Sri. R.L. Baiju, Sub Judge, Kozhikode spoke on the occasion.

   

Focus on Care Giving as Fundamental to Juvenile Justice : KELSA  organised a Legal Workshop on the topic 'Focus on Care Giving as Fundamental to Juvenile Justice' on 27th January 2013 at Kerala High Court Auditorium. The function was inaugurated by Hon'ble Mr. Justice Altamas Kabir, Chief Justice of India,  in the meeting presided over by Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Manjula Chellur, Chief Justice, High Court of Kerala and Patron-in-Chief, KELSA.  Sri. Oommen Chandy, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Kerala was present as Guest of Honour on the occasion.   Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA,  Sri. M.K. Muneer, Hon'ble Minister for Social Welfare Department, Dr. Prabha Sagar, Psychologist , Adv .Babu Paul, President, Kerala High Court Advocates Association and  Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA spoke on the occasion.  The academic sessions were  handled by Smt. Minna Kabir, Child Rights Activist,  Justice R. Basant, Dr. C.J. John, Sri. P.O. George and Adv. Sandhya Raju.

   
   
   
   
   
   
     
   

Project HRIDAYA : KELSA  in association with Santhwanam Counselling Centre, Cherthala has launched a project HRIDAYA to deal with the problems faced by teenage children in the society.  It is intended to conduct awareness programme in 19 Government High Schools.  28 Aided Schools, 13 Government Higher Secondary Schools and 13 Aided Higher Secondary Schools in Cherthala Taluk.  The inauguration of the project was conducted at Bishop Moore Vidyapith, Cherthala on 19th January 2013 by  Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA.  Sri. P. Thilothaman, M.L.A., Sri. P. Mohanadas, Member Secretary, KELSA and Sri. K.M. Aarif, M.L.A. were among the dignitaries present on the occasion.

   
   
   
   

State Level Quiz Competition on Legal Awareness : KELSA organised a State Level Quiz Competition on Legal Awareness for Higher Secondary School Students on 19th January 2013 at Kerala High Court Auditorium.  14 Teams representing all the districts were the participants in the Quiz Competition.  Carmel Girls Higher Secondary School, Thiruvananthapuram and K.K.M. Govt. Higher Secondary School, Orketteri won the first and second prizes respectively.  Hon'ble Mr. Justice K.M. Joseph, Judge, High Court of Kerala and Executive Chairman, KELSA  distributed the prizes to the winners. 

 
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