MARGAO: Vidya Vikas Mandal’s G R Kare College of Law, Margao has joined hands with the South Goa Collectorate to provide free legal service to the citizens, and create legal awareness on laws.
A memorandum was signed on recently between G R Kare College of Law and the South Goa Collectorate in respect of setting up of a permanent citizens’ facilitation centre named Jana Suvidha Kendra at the South Goa Collectorate building. Principal of G R Kare College of Law Dr Saba Da Silva and the Collector of South Goa Swapnil Naik signed and exchanged the MoU documentation at the Matanhy Saldanha Complex, on behalf of the college and South Goa Collectorate respectively, in the presence of Advocate Pritam Morais, second vice president of Vidya Vikas Mandal, Vishal C Kundaikar, mamlatdar, Salcete and Shruti Nadkarni, assistant professor of the college and nodal officer of the kendra.
According to a press note, the law students shall provide free legal service through the Jana Suvidha Kendra and assist the citizens to avail of various services like mutation of land records, issuance of residence certificate, solvency certificate, divergence certificate, caste certificate, dependency certificate, income certificate etc.
In addition, the college in collaboration with the Collectorate will organise legal awareness programmes for the benefit of citizens.