WILLIAMNAGAR: The East Garo Hills District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) in collaboration with the District Child Protection Unit organized a one-day Legal Awareness Program at Do.bu on Friday.
During the day-long programme, Dr. Jevi R Marak, the resource person from the Medical Department talked at length on teenage pregnancy and its disadvantages while Talse M Sangma, Advocate, deliberated on Probation of Child Marriage Act and POCSO, the punishment for sexual harassment, etc.
The Protection Officer, Mamun K Marak, while delivering the introductory speech highlighted the activities of the District Child Protection Unit.
Among others who spoke on the occasion included Evaline Shabong, the Chief Judicial Magistrate, and the Secretary of the DLSA.
The day-long program was presided by Liana R Marak, Social Worker.