Srinagar, June 05: On the occasion of World Environment Day, the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) Srinagar, under the guidance of Chairman Jawad Ahmad on Monday organized a Door-to-Door campaign to spread awareness about the importance of environmental conservation.
The initiative witnessed active participation of para-legal volunteers, law students, defence counsels of LADC office Srinagar and dedicated penal lawyers, and citizens all united in their commitment to promote environmental consciousness.
The campaign was a thoughtful endeavor to raise awareness about environmental issues, educate the community on sustainable practices, and inspire collective action for a greener future.
A Legal awareness programme and plantation drive was also organised at the office of DLSA Srinagar in which staff members as well as Pro Bono Law students and PLVs Deputed at the district court complex Srinagar participated.
With meticulous planning and unwavering dedication, the volunteers and lawyers meticulously charted out their routes to visit various neighborhoods across Srinagar. Armed with knowledge about environmental laws and an unyielding desire to make a difference, they engaged in meaningful conversations with residents to spread awareness about the importance of environmental conservation.
They emphasized the significance of preserving natural resources, reducing pollution, waste management, and adopting eco-friendly practices. The campaign also shed light on legal provisions related to environmental protection and how individuals could contribute to safeguarding the environment within the framework of the law.
The Door-to-Door Campaign received an overwhelming response from the citizens of Srinagar. The residents appreciated the proactive efforts of DLSA Srinagar and its volunteers in addressing environmental concerns at the grassroots level. The campaign served as a catalyst for change, inspiring individuals and communities to take ownership of their ecological footprint and make conscious choices in their daily lives to protect the environment.
Chairman DLSA Srinagar, Jawad Ahmad expressed his deep appreciation for the Para-Legal volunteers, Penal Lawyers, law students and the citizens of Srinagar for their wholehearted participation in this significant campaign. He highlighted the crucial role of legal awareness in environmental conservation and commended the collective efforts in creating a sustainable future for generations to come.
Secretary DLSA Srinagar, Jahangir Ahmad Bakshi emphasized the importance of community engagement and reaffirmed DLSA Srinagar's commitment to making legal services easily accessible and comprehensible to all sections of society.