Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad launches Probono Services, Legal Aid Schemes, Nyaya Mitra

Minister of Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad today inaugurated three welfare initiatives of the Department of Justice. The services launched are ‘Pro-bono legal services’, ‘Tele-law service’ and Nyaya Mitra.

Through the Pro bono legal services, lawyers who want to provide legal services free of cost can register themselves on a web-based platform launched by the DoJ. Litigants from marginalised sections of society, women, children, senior citizens, persons with low income and others can apply for pro bono legal representation . . .