Jammu & Kashmir

District Judiciary Budgam and District Legal Services Authority Host Comprehensive Training Program on Three New Criminal Laws

Budgam, 26 June :District Judiciary Budgam, in collaboration with the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) Budgam, successfully organized an impactful and enlightening training program for advocates on the “Three New Criminal Laws.” The event, held at the Bar Room, District Court Complex, Budgam witnessed the active participation of the legal fraternity, fostering an environment of learning and professional growth.

The program was graced by the presence of Mr. Khalil Ahmad Choudhary, Principal District & Sessions Judge and Chairman DLSA Budgam, who served as the Chief Guest. In his introductory remarks, Mr. Choudhary emphasized the significance of understanding and adapting to the new legal frameworks, stating, “The three new criminal laws; Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita and Bharatiya Sakshya Adhiniyam represent a monumental shift in our legal system. It is imperative for advocates to thoroughly comprehend these changes that have been incorporated in the said laws to ensure that justice is served efficiently and effectively.”
The training program featured a series of comprehensive presentations by distinguished judicial officers. Noor Mohammad Mir, Chief Judicial Magistrate Budgam, delivered a detailed and insightful Power Point presentation on the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNS), previously known as the Indian Penal Code. His session highlighted the critical updates and their implications for legal practice.

Following this Mir Wajahat, Sub-Judge Choodra, captivated the audience with an in-depth PowerPoint presentation on the Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS), formerly the Code of Criminal Procedure. He meticulously outlined the significant procedural changes, providing clarity on the new procedural norms that advocates must adhere to.

Farah Bashir, Munsiff/Judicial Magistrate Budgam, concluded the series with an engaging presentation on the Bharatiya Sakshya Adhiniyam, earlier known as the Indian Evidence Act. She highlighted the pivotal changes incorporated for the admissibility and handling of evidence, emphasizing the importance of these modifications in the pursuit of justice.

The event saw enthusiastic participation from members of the Bar, who actively engaged with the resource persons through interactive discussions and queries. This collaborative exchange of knowledge and experiences underscored the legal community’s commitment to staying abreast of legislative advancements.

The training program not only provided a platform for advocates to enhance their legal acumen but also reinforced the collective goal of upholding justice and legal integrity in light of the newly enacted laws.

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