CGSLSA's short film festival enters day 3

CGSLSA's short film festival enters day 3

Raipur: The third season of “Shoot for Legal Awareness 2021” organized by Chhattisgarh State Legal Authority on the occasion of “75th Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” entered its day 3 on Thursday with the screening of films and presentations from various government departments.

Short movies based on four themes human trafficking, rights of children, drug eradication, and cybercrime were displayed at the event. As many as 16 short movies were presented before the audience in the first session. In between the screening of short films, guests from various government departments had spoken about different important topics including D.S. Chauhan from the department of education on right to education.

The guest from the Excise department Gopal Sahu spoke on the topic of Excise Act: the process of a license, inspection, and penal provision, and Krishna Khatik deputy and zone commissioner spoke about pension scheme: process of application and approval along with Legal Aid. Afterward, a short presentation was given by the judicial officers of the district court Raipur on different schemes of NALSA.

During the film festival, several cultural programmes were performed by the artists, singers, and dancers. The most special performance of the day was given by hearing and speech impaired kids of Aastha group of Rajnandgaon, they danced to the famous Chhattisgarhi song.

After the screening of each film, directors or presenters of the films had shared their social message behind the creation of the film. Students from several high schools and various law colleges attended this festival. The organization of this short film festival was magnificent and a huge number of people attended it. At the event place Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay Auditorium, Raipur, the exhibition of stalls based on several themes at different pavilions was also organized.