Pulwama, Jun 25: District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) Pulwama in collaboration with Child Nodal Centre Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences Kashmir organised a day-long programme on Mental Health Care Act in the premises of District Court Complex Pulwama.
The programme was inaugurated by Principal and Session Judge /Chairman District Legal Services Authority Pulwama Mohammed Ibrahim Wani in presence of Secretary District Legal Services Authority Khursheed ul Islam.
On the occasion, Chairman District Legal Services Authority gave detailed deliberation on various mental health issues faced by the people, especially of District Pulwama. He stressed upon the need for organising such programmes to reduce the psychiatric problems among the masses.
Secretary District Legal Services Authority impressed upon the participants to create awareness among the people regarding mental health issues.
Programme Coordinator Adil Fayaz Wadoo and Advocate Syed Mujtaba gave a detailed presentation on the schemes dealing with Child psychiatric problems and socio-legal aspects of this problem.
The programme witnessed the participation of large number of people including Para Legal Volunteers and lawyers.